Hay Ranch House in Ita / Cinco Patas al Gato + Biocons Arquitectos

Hay Ranch House in Ita / Cinco Patas al Gato + Biocons Arquitectos

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  • Client:TC
  • Collaborators:Ana Gómez, Sebastián González
  • City:Itá
  • Country:Paraguay
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Text description provided by the architects. A single-family house that is located in the city of Ita, Central Department, that borders the capital of Asunción, which is called the AMA (Metropolitan Area of Asunción) the second ring.

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In an area of 10ha, the house is located 400m from the main road in a higher area but surrounded by trees that mainly shade private areas. 

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Nature as an intermediary, a client who dreams of his grandmother's ranch, a reinterpretation made by its designers - the hay gable roof being the most important part. The house grows horizontally to take advantage of the environment and keep the house in 1 single tier for cost and terrain.

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The materiality is low-cost. Is used: exposed concrete, brick with colored earth mortar in the walls, and white brick in the floors, standard openings, low-cost led lighting, artisanal rusted ironwork, masonry, and concrete furniture.

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Elevations and section
Elevations and section
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The cross ventilation is achieved in the main social space integrated by considerable openings with a protagonist interior patio.

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© Diego Saravia

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Cite: "Hay Ranch House in Ita / Cinco Patas al Gato + Biocons Arquitectos" [Rancho de paja en Ita / Cinco Patas al Gato + Biocons Arquitectos] 05 Nov 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/950830/straw-ranch-house-in-ita-cinco-patas-al-gato-plus-biocons-arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884

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