A Connecticut Couple Build an Off-Grid Dream Home in the Prairies of Uruguay

A Connecticut Couple Build an Off-Grid Dream Home in the Prairies of Uruguay

By Marissa Hermanson
MAPA Architects revitalizes an old ranch house in rural Uruguay—more than 5,300 miles away from the clients’ primary home.

Southport, Connecticut couple Hannah and Jamie Lissette longed for a remote family getaway in the South American countryside. After vacationing in Uruguay, they dreamed of a second home where they could unplug and soak up the southern hemisphere’s warm, vibrant summers.

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