Archello Awards 2023 Longlist – House of the Year (rural)
Cesar Bejar

Archello Awards 2023 Longlist – House of the Year (rural)

11 Oct 2023  •  Archello Awards  •  Archello

Archello Awards 2023 has revealed its longlist for House of the Year (rural). The longlists celebrate the very best architecture projects and building products selected from over 1,000 entries for the very first edition of our awards program. The projects listed here are integrated into a range of rural landscapes in 14 countries including Canada, India, Thailand and Ukraine.


Alpine House
Parisotto + Formenton Architetti
The villa, 250sqm is located amongst the breathtaking panorama of the Dolomiti Alps, close to the renowned sky town of Cortina d’Ampezzo, in a privileged location for its enjoyable view. The project involved the...


Café House
Tetro Arquitetura e Engenharia
The Café House is located in a Cerrado region, in the interior of the state of Minas Gerais, which is a place of rural landscape, where the image of red earth and twisted tree trunks predominates. From where, a...


Casa dos Mores
A single-wall house to shelter love from prying eyes An outstanding lookout point at the peak of a cliff, with open views of the ocean and the infinite horizon, yet nestled within exuberant vegetation and shel...


Casa Libre
Mário Martins Atelier
On a sunny hillside overlooking the bay Lagos, in Portugal, Casa Libre faces inwards, towards the privacy of its patio, but is also open to the south, where the view becomes lost in the immense sea. With a clean, squa...


Cata-Vento House
Equipe Lamas
This simple house is implanted as a flower in the arid landscape from the Cerrado Biome, the Brazilian savanah.  A couple seeking tranquility and connection with nature, commissioned this urban refuge located 15...


Copper Harbor
Prentiss Balance Wickline Architects
The Copper Harbor house is perched on the shore of Lake Superior, nestled in a forested lot on the edge of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Built to withstand the harshest conditions, this house is a place to shelter...


El Aguacate
Práctica Arquitectura
Under the zenithal light that enters through the roof of the 4.5 meter high central space of the house, its inhabitants can enjoy the surrounding landscape through the large windows that end in two of its perimeter pa...


Enso House II
HW Studio Arquitectos
When work began on this small house and after a thorough historical research, it was concluded that there are few places in Mexico with a constructive identity as strong as Guanajuato. This is clearly reflected in its...


Falésia D'El Rey House
[i]da Arquitectos
On the Silver Coast, near the cliffs of Praia D'El Rey, the place is characterized by the presence of the Atlantic Ocean, with the Berlengas archipelago in the background, as well as by the strong winds common to this...


FBV WP House
Gabriel Garbin Arquitetura
The concept of FBV WP house is based on a deep analysis of each one of the landscape elements as well as the owners’ lifestyle. The volumes’ composition has been elaborated in such a way that the residents...


Fremont House
Marc Thorpe Design
Marc Thorpe completes the Fremont House in the West Catskills of New York. The Fremont house is nestled amongst the trees deep within the Western Catskill Mountains. Located close to the town...


Haus Parlow
Opposite the village church in the village center, on a rectangular plot lies the House Parlow. The elongated property slopes downward towards the west and, thanks to its location, allows a view over the roofs into th...


Haus S
Yonder – Architektur und Design
With Haus S, a couple from Berlin wanted to realize their vision of a house that grows. Planned in a first step as a holiday home on a small budget, at a later stage it was to be expanded into a retirement residence.


Hof & Hist
Modunita architects
The existing buildings are located in the municipality of Felsberg in Graubünden. The historical stock consists of a residential house with hay barn. This stock was expanded and supplemented over time with some a...


Homestead is located on a 12.6 acre parcel in South Hero, Vermont on the shores of Lake Champlain. The site consists of an open meadow that slopes easterly to the lake. The region is notable for its agrarian landscape...


Dnipro is a city that is situated on both banks of the river with the same name. The central historical part of this city is located on the hilly right bank, while the left bank is situated in a lowland, with a lower...


House by the Sea
Gangoly & Kristiner Architects
An Italophile family - with a 1972 Fiat Cinquecento and season tickets to the opera in nearby Trieste - fulfils its dream of a house by the sea. A beautiful and challenging task, pursuing the idea of


House With A Garden
The project offers structure through the use of a courtyard rooted in both the site itself and its surroundings architectures — This court constitutes the bare essence of the building.


Project : Architecture
Even as Korea’s diverse landscapes provide a unique cultural and historical context, critical explorations of the junction between architecture and topography remain relatively sparse. Located at the vital water...


VPA Architects
An abode to humans and birds alike; Kalrav house, translates to the house of chirping birds, is nested within a thicket of previously existing and newly sapped trees. Facing the east, Kalrav (façade) opens up i...


Latypi Residence in Mykonos
A31 Architecture
«Latypi* Residence» in Mykonos by Α31 ΑRCHITECTURE Latypi (λᾱτύπη in ancient Greek)...


m.o.r.e. Cabin
Kariouk Associates
The paradigmatic North American cottage is romanticized as a wilderness log cabin. Nonetheless, typical cottages are “woodsy” versions of suburban homes with every modern convenience. These buildings susta...


Medita & Workation Home
Arsomslip Community and Environmental Architect
Medita-Workation Home, located in the ‘Sangthian Siribun Dhamma Retreat’ in Phayao, Thailand a charitable project providing the Dhamma retreat center with architecture that balances between the passion for...


JM Architecture
Pinwheel is a custom designed prefabricated wood house located on the hills surrounding Lake Maggiore, Italy, and it was built and furnished in only six months.  A pavilion nestled in a glade of the oak tree fore...


Rogač House
Studio Archaos
Rogač House is situated in the town of Vis, on the island of the same name. Erected on a steep plot, overlooking the Vis harbor and historical center, the house is surrounded by numerous hundred-year-old carob-trees -...


CLB Architects
A series of undulating tectonic structures set against an aspen grove near Wilson, Wyoming, this mountain home serves as a creative retreat for a California based couple. The 35-acre property is set at the base of the...


The Farmhouse
BXB studio
Philosophy At BXB studio, we design buildings that are both modern and routed in tradition. This combination allows us to create interesting design shapes like ”The Farmhouse”, whe...


Villa BW
The naturally sloping landscape embraces Villa BW, with a building volume characterised by a double-curved roof coupled with an unmistakable expression of the facade. The twisting roof is created as a result of two ov...


APS Concept
1. Area: 335m2 2. City: Dalat, Vietnam 3. Year: 2022 4. Design and build: APS Concept 5. Design team : Hung Vo, Phan Thanh Dien, Duong Le, Trinh Phoi Phoi, Dao Van Hieu, Phu Le, Hung Le...


Villa SD
New development of 4 bedroom family villa - Liguria, Italy Villa SD is a family villa in Bordighera, Liguria overlooking the Gulf of Montecarlo.The house is composed of a single floor inserted into the l...


Virgin Vineyard House
LAMAS Architecture Ltd
A Linear House for Intergenerational Living Situated between an old logging road and a working hillside vineyard, the Virgin Vineyard House derives its name from a farm whose ruins once stood above the site...