Casa Devoto is an urban revelation. Sandwiched between two existing buildings, the team at Andres Remy architects successfully maneuvered the urban landscape and created a retreat that showcased the organic elements of the home.
The spaces distort the conventional plans of an urban house. The stone wall guides the inhabitant within the house, therefore, the rough texture of the streets are soften by the water that flows down the stone wall, a walk that is colored by the different qualities the water gives the space.
Did we mention that it has an elevated pool? The home, which situated on an 18 x 24 meter lot, has angles which allow one to view the unusual above ground pool.
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Designed by Martin Dulanto Arquitecto, the P12 House is a boxy two-storey beach house near Lima, Peru. The home is fully connected to the outdoors, and the construction features several "cubes", at different scales made of wood and exposed concrete. Read more