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Fri 17.6.

House in Leiria by Aires Mateus e Associados (PT)

Posted by Walter Phillips on 17.06.2016 - Tagged as: ,

House in Leiria by Aires Mateus e Associados, photo: SG+FG

House in Leiria by Aires Mateus e Associados, photo: SG+FG

The house is a recognisable archetype emptied of its centre by the light designed by a three height courtyard that opens horizontally at the garden level. Scale and volume are controlled in a chaotic context, with a clear identity that from its core relates with the historical legacy far away: the Leiria Castle. (text by Aires Mateus e Associados)

 

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