Glass and Concrete Home Design at Open Block House

Thursday, November 17th, 2011 - House Design

Glass and Concrete Home Design at Open Block House

ARQX arquitectos has done a great job in designing this Open Block House by creating transparent and solid look at this glass and concrete home design. Located in Porto, Portugal with 555 sqm site area, this pure geometric building form of Open Block House was built to gives a physical comfort and aesthetic look for its owners.

The basement was developed below the street elevation , It’s organized into a large living area combined with a small multipurpose room and toilet, laundry room, a bedroom with bathroom and garage. This recreation area access to different levels of the house through a staircase completely open about the different spaces of circulation, providing a visual relationship between all floors, which translates into a monumental psychological space of habitable space.

The common area in the ground floor with its wide transparent glass windows and glass door installation is connected to the outdoor landscape with its cool garden and pool features. The first floor with 4 rooms is served by four private bathrooms giving each space its independence and a unique relationship within the house.

This space is framed in a system of cabinets where the doors are imperceptible totally integrated in a a clear and simple philosophy of the distribution space. All compartments are fitted with direct light from the outside, making the most of the potential energy landscape and the surrounding area.

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