Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Project: Feiticeira House
Architects: HUS Arquitetos
Location: Praia da Feiticeira, Ilhabela, Brazil
Area: 1200 m2
Year: 2018
Photo Credits: Pedro Mascaro

The Feiticeira house is located in a privileged terrain by the sea, featured by a big slope, main character in this project planning.

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

The several volumes of this builded complex, develop into different floor levels, allowing a more pleasant path down to the sea, where a pier and a wood deck give access to boats.

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

The main volume, where the bedrooms, living room and kitchen are located, was designed in a way that all rooms would face the same view. From that on, a big exterior deck extends with an infinity pool, most important social area of the house, perfect place to enjoy a sunset. Its glass façade and its big bifold doors allow different levels of privacy to each room.

living room, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

As the proposition of this project was using all levels in the best way possible, the superior slab, which previously would become a useless space, was transformed into another social area with vegetation. It is accessed by a metallic catwalk that brings the main car entry to the house roof. This catwalk then transforms into a stair that leads to the main entry of the house, on the inferior level.

interior design, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Featured by a minimalist simplicity, the project is limited to 3 different materials, concrete, wood and glass.

dining room, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

The other two volumes of this complex, the caretaker´s and the guest´s house, maintain the same minimalist principle and have equally sea views, however attending the privacy needs in each case.

kitchen, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

Feiticeira House, Brazil / HUS Arquitetos

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