Stone House in Cáceres by Tuñón Arquitectos

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The latest project by Spanish architects, Tuñón Arquitectos is a simple residence that is made up of a single prismatic volume with a square floor plan of 16m sides. The Stones Houses in Cáceres feature four façade which is each perforated by three windows. The stretches of walls have been constructed with the local quartzite stone of Cáceres, while the windows are all framed with warm tones of the local granite from the region of Extremadura.

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The Stone Houses are rigorously defined by its outlines, while its volume accommodates nine cubic spaces of 4.2 metre sides, each of which serves different domestic uses, from sitting rooms and bedrooms to the kitchen, with the closets and bathrooms placed in between.

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The Stone House in Cáceres is a simple prismatic house that accommodates nine cubic spaces

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Each of those spaces is compromised of two layers: a lower one clad with oakwood boards where the building services are placed, and an upper stratum formed by white concrete. The rooms all open out onto the exterior landscape through large oak-framed windows of square proportions. Furthermore, an open platform at the back of the residence features a swimming pool.

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With its 16 metre sides, the Stone House contains nine rooms, each of which are built on the outside with walls of the local quartzite stone- detailed with granite, with insides made with white concrete and oakwood claddings.

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All photographs belong to Tuñon Arquitectos.

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