We needed to design a minimalist house in a place with an accentuated slope and surrounded by three roads. We developed a house horizontally in the higher zone of the land. We also opened all of the rooms, living and kitchen to the dazzling landscape in front. In the slope we can only see a horizontal line among the green…
The modern architecture of the house in Porto
There are few plots of land where it is still possible to build new single-storey houses in Porto. In these cases the answer is always modern architecture with all its vocabulary of forms. These resources allow us to not only enjoy the landscape but also create devices with high thermal efficiency. Finally, modernism allows us to enjoy wonderful terraces over the Douro landscape.