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This Vineyard Hideout Is One with the Land, Literally
Rammed-earth construction fuses this Portuguese house to the environment.
On an agricultural estate in Portugal, blaanc studio designed a simple retreat that does its utmost not to interfer…
Asked to find an ecologically sustainable building solution, blaanc turned to a vernacular building technique that…
The material was gathered from soil with high sand content on the property as well as a second site in the vicinity.…
Known for its thermal properties, rammed earth helps maintain a mild temperature all-year-long. A large fireplace is…
A flat roof and all-white interior unifies the home's three volumes.
The interior showcases the roof's laminated wood beams. A Panton chair takes the seat of honor at the dining table.
Scattershot openings in the single-story home omit a soft glow at dusk.
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