The original two semi-detached houses design were done during the 1930. The house was developed to a doctor were the ground floor, in the main façade, was to his own practise. During the 60´s the house underwent enlargement works where lost the characteristics of the original design.
Different materials and spacing scales were mixed without any criteria with the original project. There were clear two eras inside the house and not related between them. The new proposal had as main target to give back a unique identity to the house scaling the spaces and adding materials that gives the continuity between those spaces.
Material Used :
1. Façade – Stone (original) + Thermal Insulation + Plaster
2. Windows – Maciça- Indústria de Janelas e Portas de Madeira, Lda
3. Floor – Wood, Afzélia
4. Walls - Plaster
5. Toilets – Marble – Estremoz, Portugal