Contemporary Residence Peru, Home, Property, Building, Peruvian Architecture
Casa S in Lima, Peru
New Peruvian Accommodation Building – design by domenack arquitectos
post updated 24 Jan 2020 ; 29 Apr 2014
Casa S, Peru
Design: domenack arquitectos
Location: Lima, Peru
The Casa S, house is the result of dealing with three important variables: satisfying the functional needs of the family, adapting the design to a difficult sloping topography without resorting to complicate and expensive structures, and capturing the views towards a golf course despite the fact that the plot is not adjacent to it.
The design of the house is planned over an existing natural platform located 3m above street level. This decision allowed locating only the parking and service areas at street level, while the rest of the program is located above the natural platform.
The house is developed in 3 levels, following the rocky ascending topography of the plot. The functional and spatial distribution derives from the customs and needs of the clients.
The main garden, pool and social areas are located in the first level, while the private areas are located in the second and third levels.
The project´s elevated position allows taking advantage of the views of the golf course, located to the south of the plot, from the social and master bedroom areas.
The rest of the house enjoys different views and scenarios of the surrounding natural environment, through patios, gardens and platforms generated by following the ascending topography.
The design of the house promotes adequate ventilation, lighting and thermal control in order to reduce energy consumption.
This contemporary house’s composition is framed in a double height exposed concrete structure that directs the views to the golf course and contains the inner volumes of the house.
Space within this frame flows freely, visually integrating different areas of the project and its natural surroundings.
The premise of adapting the house to the plot´s natural topography, based on ecological and economic criteria, determined the rest of the house´s posterior facades.
Casa S Lima Peru – Building Information
Architects: domenack arquitectos
Project architects: Juan Carlos Domenack L. and Juan Carlos Domenack C.
Location: Lima, Peru
Project year: 2009
Photography: Juan Solano
CASA S images / information from the architecture studio
Location: Lima, Peru, South America
New Peru Architecture
Contemporary Peru Architecture
Peruvian Architecture Designs – chronological list
Lima Architects – architecture studios contact details listings on e-architect
Blanca House, Asia District, Lima
Design: Arq. Martín Dulanto
photograph : Juan Solano
Blanca House in Lima
Casa Las Arenas, Lima
Casa Las Arenas
Comments / photos for the Casa S in Lima page welcome