La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Interior PhotographyLa Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Exterior Photography, WindowsLa Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Interior Photography, Bedroom, BedLa Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows+ 18

Laion, Italy
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  210
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2019
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Aldo Amoretti
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  AutoDesk, GRAPHISOFT, Flaminia, Hoesch, Keuco, Planit
La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows
© Aldo Amoretti

Text description provided by the architects. The two-storey house is located in the municipality of Laion, which marks the entrance to the Val Gardena in South Tyrol. The design is typologically based on a traditional alpine home, consisting of a masoned ground floor, wooden upper floor and gabled roof, but reinterprets this by a reduction of the design language and the use of contemporary materials.

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Interior Photography
© Aldo Amoretti
Ground floor plan
La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows
© Aldo Amoretti

Entrances and terraces have been “cut out” of the almost rectangular volume and their exteriors on the upper floor have been equipped with vertical wooden slats. These weatherproof outdoor spaces, which create a smooth transition from the interior to the surrounding nature, in combination with the gabled roof without protruding ends, achieve a structure that is at first glance simple and compact, but which attains an exciting plasticity through the varied shadows in the recesses and perforations.

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Interior Photography, Bed, Bedroom
© Aldo Amoretti

The choice of materials also supports the impression of the clear volume with incisions, in that the fascia of the roof was brightly plastered, just like the walls on the ground floor, whereas the recessed walls on the upper floor were clad with dark larch wood. The floors of the terraces consist of light natural stone slabs or polished screed.

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Interior Photography, Bedroom, Bed
© Aldo Amoretti

Schematically, the house consists of a basement with a garage, cellar and utility rooms, a ground floor with a master bedroom and spacious living area, as well as studies and children’s rooms on the upper floor.

La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects - Exterior Photography, Windows
© Aldo Amoretti

Project gallery

See allShow less
About this office
Cite: "La Casa Pura / Perathoner Architects" 22 May 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/939871/la-casa-pura-perathoner-architects> ISSN 0719-8884

You've started following your first account!

Did you know?

You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users.