V174 Home / LE arquitectura
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The mission responds to this system of a single-family house positioned in a gated neighborhood within the metropolis of Funes. The lot has the particularity of getting a big north-facing entrance. Confronted with the dilemma of dropping the helpful high quality of this orientation or dropping privateness, it was determined to create a brand new intermediate area. It was determined to set again the bottom flooring, permitting for a courtyard on the entrance in order that north-facing home windows could possibly be taken benefit of, however with out dropping privateness.
On the identical time, the amount of the higher flooring has a ahead displacement in comparison with the bottom flooring, fulfilling a number of capabilities. On one hand, it kinds a semi-covered entrance porch to guard the primary door. Equally, it creates an overhang to enhance the daylight of the north-facing home windows on the bottom flooring. However, this displacement of the higher quantity reduces the projection of the home’s shadows onto the south-facing backyard.
The home is especially composed of three concrete volumes. Two intertwine on the bottom flooring, forming the gallery and the social space of the home; and one other higher quantity the place the bedrooms and the extra non-public space are positioned. This block, by way of displacement and cantilever particulars, manages to supply the thought of packing containers supported in good stability. The mission seeks to strengthen this concept with using totally different textures within the concrete (easy surfaces on the sides, chamfers to mark the change of remedy, wood-textured panels on the center surfaces) and enormous cantilevers which might be a part of the identical logic, forming a play of solids and voids. The mission seeks to focus on the size of the lot’s entrance by way of a big cantilever on the finish of the concrete field of the higher block.