oficina d'arquitectura: casa da ladeira
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apr 29, 2012
oficina d'arquitectura: casa da ladeira


‘casa da ladeira’ by oficina d’arquitectura, serra da freita, portugal
all images courtesy of oficina d’arquitectura

architects florêncio da costa and josé pinho of portuguese practice oficina d’arquitectura has recently completed ‘casa da ladeira’,
a residence overlooking the mountain scenery of serra da freita, portugal. zig-zagged into the steep granite terrain, this dwelling is
formed with horizontal bands of concrete and planks of wood. using material of the earth, the form blends into the landscape.
rectangular windows along the front facade are screens with planks of wood, matching the dimensions of the striated exterior.


exterior


facade detail


side elevation


(left) stairs
(right) outward view


(left) view down the stairs
(right) view up the stairs


view of kitchen from the stairs


dining and living area


living area


corridors


bedroom


front facade


view of the dwelling from the driveway


view of the residence within the countryside


floor plan / level 0


floor plan / level 1

project info:

date of conclusion: 2011
built area: 316 m2
location: serra da freita , arouca, portugal
material: exposed concrete, wood, and dry wall

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