A Panoramic Passive House Rises in the Mountains Above Madrid

Barcelona-based Slow Studio builds a bioclimatic home for a couple who work with the United Nations.
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For two United Nations collaborators, home is a holiday house in the hills above Madrid. The husband and wife set their sights on Monte el Pardo, a forested area that is still well connected to the city center. The residence’s location in the Sierra Monte el Pardo mountain range, more than 2,500 feet above sea level, also offers fantastic views of Spain’s capital city.

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