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* Residential Architecture: House S+L by João Rapagão Arquitecto

Posted by the editors on Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Residential Architecture: House S+L by João Rapagão Arquitecto: “..a single family house occupies.. the agricultural and winery slopes that characterize Loivos da Ribeira, Baião, Portugal. Related to, at the same time that is located between, volumes of anonymous architecture, adopting the local geography and topography, establish exterior relations with the valley and interior relations with a courtyard that crosses the uses and the views between the various floors, imposed by the receiving side. The volumes that surround the courtyard serve a functional and formal hierarchy..”  Extensive glazing and natural light, contextual, indoor/outdoor, and social/private sensibilities..

See our post on another home by João Rapagão Arquitecto: Residential Architecture: House F+M by João Rapagão Arquitecto.

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image: © Ricardo Loureiro; article: King , Victoria . “House S+L / João Rapagão Arquitecto” 04 Jun 2012. ArchDaily. <;


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