Open side-bar Menu
 ArchShowcase
Sumit Singhal
Sumit Singhal
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.

Belas House in Sintra, Portugal by Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª

 
February 6th, 2014 by Sumit Singhal

Article source: Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª 

The house is located inside the Belas Clube de Campo, a private condominium, where topography allowed to maximize exterior areas and offer privacy to the users.

The project extends throughout three floors; the first floor comprehends garage, maid room, laundry room and technical area; the second floor comprehends the office, living room, kitchen and bedrooms; the third floor is entirely occupied with the master bedroom.

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

  • Architects: Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª  (Alain Gameiro e Ana Duarte)
  • Project: Belas House
  • Location: Sintra, Portugal
  • Photography: Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography
  • Software used: ArchiCAD
  • Time frame: 2009, 2012
  • Engineering team: Pórtico Vertical Ldª – Pedro Fernandes
  • Landscape architecture team: Gonçalo Anastácio
  • Program: Habitation
  • Plot area: 2133m2
  • Construction area: 587m2
  • Typology: T4+1
  • State: Built

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

The tension between the house and garden is obtained through the creation of “balconies” that are intentionaly higher than needed. The same tension was created between the house and the sky through the thick solar shades. Autochthonous vegetation occupies the extensive gardened areas.

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography


Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Joao Morgado – Architectural Photography

Image Courtesy © Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª

Image Courtesy © Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª

Image Courtesy © Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª

Image Courtesy © Estúdio Urbano A.A. Ldª

Related posts:

Tags: ,

Categories: ArchiCAD, House

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

GRAPHISOFT: ARCHICAD download 30-day FREE trial
Graphisoft ARCHICAD  Download a 30-Day FREE trial
TurboCAD pro : Start at $299
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2016 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy