romano adolini: three family home in nepi
 
romano adolini: three family home in nepi
apr 04, 2013

romano adolini: three family home in nepi

‘three-family home’ by romano adolini architetto, nepi, italyall images courtesy of romano adolini

 

 

 

This residential project by italian architect romano adolini is designed for three young friends who decided to build their homes together, and could be considered an architectural exploration of the theme of friendship. The corner lot in a residential area had already been chosen by the clients where the three buildings were constructed at 45 degree angles to each other pivoting around a fulcrum point planted with an olive tree – a symbol of companionship – and connected by a portico that anticipates the identical volumes of the three dwellings: each home is a single volume with a single-pitched copper roof. On the external facade the large double height window opens onto the pool, while the walls are faced with tufo treated all’orvietana.

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepiside view of one home

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepifront view with swimming pool and small dividing wall

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepiside view

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepiinterior with mezzanine level

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepiinterior view from mezzanine

 

 

romano adolini: three family home in nepifloor plan / level 0

 

 

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  • only the leader has the right to have sun on his pool !
    sounds a very bad idea to me

    stan says:
  • whoever it was certainly got the best outdoor space … could have been a bit more generous with the space

    pete says:

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