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Casa Mirador by AR+C

By • Jan 16, 2014 •  Selected Work 

Casa Mirador is a private residence completed by AR+C in 2013.

It is located in Guayllabamba, Quito Canton, Ecuador.

Casa Mirador by AR+C:

“The project is residence house of 140 m2 (1,507 ft2) located in Guayllabamba, Ecuador. The house is conceived as a continuation of nature to which is embedded inside the mountain. This green platform allows the preservation of a lookout site prior to constructions.

A perimeter contention wall composes the primary structure. An air chamber allows having a thermal comfort inside and protects from humidity.

The structure was calculated to resist about 20 cm (8 in) of vegetation on deck. Open skylights allow cross-ventilation and communication from the house to the deck.”

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

Photos by: Lorena Darquea

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2 Comments to Casa Mirador by AR+C
  1. Tatiana Agbo says:

    Awesome! I love it

  2. kamaljeetsingh says:

    super designs

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