Location: Chorrillos, Chile

Site size: 1 acre

Project size: 1,800 square feet

Program: The house, built for a single family with three children, characteristically includes living and dining spaces along with a master bedroom and supplementary, bunk-style bedrooms.

Solution: The house sits among the rolling hills of Chorrillos, Chile. Its one-story, bar-like structure with a gabled roof extends along an east-west axis. The residence is entered from a deck that connects the main volume with a storage shed. Floor-to-ceiling windows bring in daylight as well as views of the landscape and the coast.

Construction and materials: The house has a pine wood frame including exposed trusses and a roof clad in pre-patinated zinc.

Additional Information

Total project cost: Withheld

Client and owner: Francisco Reutter

Completion date: September 2018



WMR arquitectos, San Patricio 4150 Vitacura, +56993455298


Personnel in architect’s firm who should receive special credit: Felipe Wedeles



Alberto Ramirez


General contractor:

Constructora FCF



Sergio Pirrone



WMR Arquitectos (Landscape, Lighting, Acoustical)



Metal/glass curtain wall, glass, skylights:

Washington Alvarez Ruay


Moisture barrier:



Built-up roofing:



Cabinetwork and custom woodwork:

Constructora FCF


Paints and stains:

Cipa (walls), Loba (floor)