LCA architetti introduces its ‘casa quattro,’ the home of picket, straw and cork, to the italian the town of magnago, close to milan. the design crew curates the living with a appreciate for each sustainable efficiency and minimum language. positioned alongside the threshold of the village, overlooking a small picket of acacias, casa quattro is designed for a tender couple of pc scientists who had determined to are living and paintings with an in depth connection to the herbal context.
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LCA architetti organizes its casa quattro, space of picket, straw, and cork, throughout two ranges with a centralized atrium. the double-height house fills the internal with herbal mild, and is expressed from the outside as a big, absolutely glazed cut-out going through the north. with a view to determine an instantaneous discussion with the encompassing panorama, the central house is unfastened from partitions that impede the view. the design crew feedback: ‘the original and beautiful spectacle of the sky, the nation-state and the woodland are a continuing presence within the day by day lifetime of the home and of the individuals who are living there.’
from the out of doors, the simplicity of the whole quantity of LCA architetti’s ‘casa quattro’ remembers the small farmhouses and barns of the lombard nation-state. the crew emphasizes the venture as a primitive construction devoid of any non-essential component. the fabric palette is knowledgeable additionally through the herbal context. picket serves as the fundamental construction, with rice straw and cork as insulators. the internal finishes and furniture are of stone and oak picket. the one ornamental component is noticed with the outside processing of the exterior insulation in visual cork — the panels are given an eccentric, ornamental patterning in planned distinction with the differently minimum setting of the home. the herbal materiality renders the facades of the living alive and colourful with mild.
flooring flooring plan
first flooring plan
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venture identify: space of picket, straw, and cork
structure: LCA architetti
location: magnago, milan, italy
of completion: 2020
home windows and frames: SMP serramenti
furnishings: falegnameria codar
pictures: simone bossi