Sumit Singhal loves modern architecture. He comes from a family of builders who have built more than 20 projects in the last ten years near Delhi in India. He has recently started writing about the architectural projects that catch his imagination.
House #02 in Santa Maria da Feira, Portugal by e|348 arquitectura
May 3rd, 2012 by Sumit Singhal
Article source: e|348 arquitectura
The typological restructuring longed and requested by the inhabitants of this building is the motto for all your plastic and functional mutation, which, without losing sight of the economics, defines the way the architects approached the whole transformation.
The functional principles that governed the project are:
Better use of the built area of the building;
By changing to the time of entry, along with how articulate vertically ground and first floors are, all new functioning suggests the conversion of ground floor to a floor that is highly social – with a spacious living room and dining, supported by the kitchen that serves them – and the first floor is more intimate where you sleep.
A foreign operation will consist in the creation of new openings facing south / west, benefiting the lighting and heating of spaces, while promoting a clear separation between the two floors that define the building volume.
In addition to cutting jobs will be executed and / or clearing of eaves and parapets, balconies and building, leveling the various existing plans and dissenters.
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