Monolithic House by Frederico Valsassina Architects

View all 32 Photos

Surrounded by a cloak of green pastures in the low-density urban area of Estoril, Portugal is a home where monolithic design personifies the simplicity of its natural and artificial details. Fredrico Valsassina Architects created this house with two gardens that sequence each other in the front to harmonize together through their lack of borders. The first floor is situated with the communal areas of the kitchen, dining room, living room, entrance hall, library and guest bathroom. A floating wooden staircase leads to the upper level where residents are elated from the natural light that enters into its large open space.

[smartads]

Via

    string(5) "admin"
Tags: , ,

Featured Products Explore new arrivals at the Gessato Shop

More for you

  • The Impluvium Shelter

    A wood and glass cabin built in an ancient forest in Chile. Located in a…

  • Casa Etérea

    A breathtaking house designed with a mirrored façade. Built above the San Miguel de Allende,…

  • La Brèche House

    An old house redesigned with refined interiors and a central perforation topped with skylights. Located…

  • Herdade da Ferraria

    A traditional farm warehouse transformed into a tranquil retreat. Nestled among tall trees and agricultural…

  • Villa GNR by Archisbang

    A brutalist house designed with a range of creative details. Dating back to the 1960s,…

  • The Marconi Residence

    A one-story house enhanced with an extension and an interior patio. Located in Montréal’s Marconi-Alexandra…

  • Winery Valke Vleug

    A winery with minimalist volumes that reference agricultural architecture in a contemporary design. Built in…

Take me there

  • The Volkshaus Basel Hotel

    A building from 1925 transformed into a refined boutique hotel. Completed by Swiss firm Herzog…

  • The Øyna Hotel

    Hotel rooms built inside a sloped terrain with a cantilevered design that maximizes views. Built…

  • Casa Cook Chania Hotel

    A modernist-style resort designed with a village-like layout of one-story volumes. Built on a hillside…

loader