rural courtyard unites traditional italian trullo with cea design home
 

rural courtyard unites traditional italian trullo with cea design home

 

in a quest to preserve its original identity while integrating contemporaneity, milan-based design company cea present the jmg house project in southern italythe client’s primary desire is to create an intimate bond between the surrounding area and the house itself, without sacrificing the comfort and space of a charming house.

cea studio jmg house italy designboom
the trullo faces the l-shaped home 

 

 

in order to unite the pre-existing trullo and the recently built l-shape home, cea design creates a rural courtyard for its jmg house project. the structure contains the owners’ living and sleeping spaces and on the opposing side, the large windows overlook the scenic valley and the traditional italian trullo used as a guest house . the skilful use of proportions, materials and textures of the exterior can also be found in the home’s interior where opaque and darker surfaces are illuminated by the soft light entering from the windows.

cea studio jmg house italy designboom
the house is embedded in plain nature amongst the towering olive trees 

cea studio jmg house italy designboom
the jmg house has a pool overlooking the scenic valley

cea studio jmg house italy designboom
a touch of contemporaneity 

cea studio jmg house italy designboom
the stone sink reflects the materials used for the exterior of the house

 

 

designboom has received this project from our ‘DIY submissions‘ feature, where we welcome our readers to submit their own work for publication. see more project submissions from our readers here.

 

edited by: lynn chaya | designboom

have something to add? share your thoughts in our comments section below.
all comments are reviewed for the purposes of moderation before publishing.

comments policy

PRODUCT LIBRARY

a diverse digital database that acts as a valuable guide in gaining insight and information about a product directly from the manufacturer, and serves as a rich reference point in developing a project or scheme.

architecture news

×
keep up with our daily and weekly stories
507,455 subscribers
- see sample
- see sample
designboom magazine