Common House / Rodrigo Aguilar

Common House / Rodrigo Aguilar

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Concón, Chile
  • Architects: Rodrigo Aguilar
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  1194 ft²
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2015
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Daniela Galdames
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Arauco, BTicino, Infodema, Pizarras ibéricas, Stretto, Volcan, Volcanita
  • Lead Architect : Rodrigo Aguilar
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Text description provided by the architects. Located in a heterogeneous area where middle-level housing and holiday homes are mixed, the project aims to respond to the needs of a multi-nuclear family for temporary occupation as a community meeting place, and as a definitive home on a long term horizon.

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Plan - Ground floor
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Functionally, the central courtyard constitutes a key of order, which allows the public area to be separated towards the front of the site, to have a strategic view of the street and of the sea in the distance; and the bedroom and services area, are placed in the back. A staircase-library connects the main floor with a small study space on the second level, from which it is possible to inhabit the roof, privileging contemplation activities related to the sea.

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Materially, the house is composed of an existing stone basement that supports the main volume, defined by partitions lined externally by a double wooden skin, to thermally insulate the interior spaces. The proposed structure, based on a regular modulation, ensures a fast assembly chain and the occupation of unskilled labor.

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Finally, the work tries to demonstrate it’s possible to develop an architecture adapted to the needs of its inhabitants, pertinent from the point of view of the place and with a highly restricted budget.

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Cite: "Common House / Rodrigo Aguilar" [Casa Común / Rodrigo Aguilar] 13 Oct 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/940809/common-house-rodrigo-aguilar> ISSN 0719-8884

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