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Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu

Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu

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  • Architects: Alan Chu
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  290
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2015
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Djan Chu
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  REKA
  • Lead Architect : Alan Chu
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Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Exterior Photography
© Djan Chu

Text description provided by the architects. Located in the Brazilian Central Plateau, close to the Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park, the city of Alto Paraíso is the main starting point for the most emblematic attractions in the region. A mystical aura surrounds de lush landscapes of Chapada, known for the strong energy emanating for been supposedly sitting on a huge crystal plate.

Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Exterior Photography
© Djan Chu

Casa da Mangueira is in the central area of ​​the city and was designed to be the home of the architect and his family, besides functioning as an exclusive boutique hotel. The single-storey and discreet construction was designed to reconcile family life with the comfort and privacy of guests.

Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Exterior Photography, Chair
© Djan Chu
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Floor Plan
Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Exterior Photography
© Djan Chu

The front door opens onto a corridor garden from which the 3 guest suites are accessed through private patios. Finally, the last door gives access to the main patio, an open space that surrounds the mango tree that gives the house its name.

Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Interior Photography
© Djan Chu
Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Image 27 of 28
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Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Interior Photography, Bedroom
© Djan Chu

Simple lines and few materials combined with patios and gardens create an unpretentious and introspective atmosphere, perfect shelter for visitors who spend the day exploring the countryside.

Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu - Exterior Photography
© Djan Chu

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Cite: "Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu" [Casa da Mangueira / Alan Chu] 23 Jun 2021. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/963587/casa-da-mangueira-alan-chu> ISSN 0719-8884

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