EÑE Home / Estudio Albar
Textual content description offered by the architects. The purchasers’ premise was to realize Practically Zero Vitality Consumption and minimal environmental impression at house. Because of this, the choice was made to certify the home underneath the Passivhaus normal, making certain that the home meets the very best requirements of sustainability and vitality effectivity.
A home product of a wood construction, utterly industrialized, with a cork façade, wood home windows, and lime flooring, reaching most consolation for customers and a easy and minimalist house for this household.
It begins from an oblong plot of 1,800m2, with out noteworthy slopes, with a big holm oak within the heart. However to the north of the plot, behind a inexperienced wall 55 meters lengthy product of arizonica timber, is the Park: hectares of holm oaks, rockroses, and junipers. And within the background, the mountains.
The primary resolution was to include the Park into the plot: we eliminated that inexperienced wall, conscious that we had been eradicating a prohibited species within the Park and thus unifying the Plot and the Park. Breaking the closed limits of the residential complicated. Integrating the Park and its nature into the house. Making the home a part of the Park.
Due to this fact, a quite simple mission technique is proposed: to the north, the views; to the south, the solar.
An oblong parallelepiped of 40 meters lengthy and 6 meters vast is projected. Alongside the 2 essential fronts, massive sq. openings are opened, these to the north framing the panorama and introducing it into the home, whereas these to the south introduce the solar. The 2 smaller fronts, utterly blind, don’t curiosity us.
This prismatic container accommodates a 250 sq. meter housing program with a quite simple scheme wherein the perimeter is free of any wall or immovable factor, bringing the circulations of the home to this perimeter. On this means, any circulation by way of the home is equal to a stroll by way of the sector. It’s at all times current, silent, as another factor of the home.
On the primary flooring, utterly impartial of the home, it’s topped with a small pavilion supposed for the skilled workplace of the dad and mom. It’s accessed once more by strolling alongside the flat roof, with the Park as a backdrop. A pavilion with two home windows, one to the north and one to the sundown. Fully closed to the south, to the household backyard.
Passive methods, in addition to a excessive vitality effectivity envelope, have been used to realize most person consolation and virtually zero vitality consumption on this home. Effectivity is just not about producing extra inexperienced vitality, however about requiring the least doable vitality.
A structural envelope of light-weight wood framework, solely executed within the workshop whereas the inspiration was executed on-site, managed to scale back the development time to six months, guaranteeing very high-quality management by introducing industrial procedures when constructing this home.
Pinewood carpentry, cork from holm oaks from Badajoz and Portugal for the façade, steady pure lime flooring, and partition partitions lined with pure oak veneered wood boards, full this nice and easy home within the Sierra de Madrid.