House 74

  • Location:
    Caracas, Venezuela
  • Date:
    2009
  • Area:
    723 m2  site 1,700 m2
  • Client:
    private
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The site sits on a steeply inclinedhill overlooking the valley of eastern Caracas and the AvilaMountain to the north. The owners bought the property with anexisting house and intend to remodel it entirely. Design work forthe house contemplates an enclosed garage, the entrance foyer, anew terrace roof with vegetation and exercise areas, new interiorspaces and finishes, a new facade and landscaping. It willincorporate sustainable design concepts such as rainwater retentionand reuse for garden irrigation, solar panels, recycled materialsas well as low energy emitting materials for exterior surfaces

Civil.Engineer: Ricardo Silva
Contractor: Ariel Gómez 
Phase: Under construction