Home in metropolis park, Ovar / Nelson Resende Arquitecto
Textual content description offered by the architects. The development of a small home on a really small plot of 80.00m2, positioned subsequent to town park in Ovar, made it doable to resolve a 2-bedroom typology, with very managed areas and developed in a sort of building that was supposed to be versatile and adaptable, in a sure adaptation of the request to the world of the present land.
The privileged location, on condition that this home is on the entrance line of town’s city park, finally ends up putting it in a distinguished place, so its materialization tended to tackle the duty of creating town stand out, making certain the creation of an improved city picture, a form of object home, assumed to be labored on like an inhabited sculpture.
Nevertheless, we’re speaking a few micro-construction, with an implantation space of 40.00m2, permitting the dwelling to be developed on two flooring plus an entry to the third ground, an outside house par excellence.
The stratification of this system – social use on the bottom ground, non-public use on the first ground, terrace on the 2nd ground – is accompanied by a differentiation of the polygons of every of the flooring, the supplies that make them up, externally and internally, in addition to the environments that have been sought.
The backyard on the patio, which expands on the park and makes the adjoining inside areas extra pleasant, the small balcony that helps the bedrooms and at last the terrace, within the volumetry that seeks to merge with the panorama.
The aesthetic results of the articulation of the varied supplies can be the results of the seek for a sure bucolic register, of lodging with the rising visible presence of the park and its bushes that develop 12 months after 12 months, densifying the canopies and the shadows they produce, making the paths extra nice, creating habitat for the varied birds that chirp, for the breeze that by means of the bushes creates lulling melodies and that, on this means, permits us to have a look at the home as a form of retreat, the place not solely the constructed object itself however we ourselves can afford a sure abandonment of mundanity, a form of acutely aware disinterest in urbanity, frenzy and on a regular basis life – and the home itself reveals this obvious empathy with a extra relaxed, unpretentious and quietly accommodating posture in its obvious vulgarity, which is nothing greater than acceptance of its environment.
Making an attempt to age in an trustworthy and built-in means with the backyard that surrounds it, creating patinas within the totally different shades of uncovered concrete that make up every of its flooring.