Location: Mallorca, Spain
Project size: 2,600 square feet
Site size: 7,600 square feet
Program: A house perched on a rocky Mediterranean hillside was designed to include multiple points of access.
Solution: The coastal residence is composed of four stacked concrete volumes with floor-to-ceiling windows. The architects installed gently-sloped stairs and an elevator to access the main living area from the street below.
Construction and materials: The building structure is composed of steel pillars with concrete floors and concrete block masonry walls. The exterior features lime stucco coating, sandstone, hydraulic tile, and pinewood.
Total project cost: withheld
Client: Promotoras Europeas Consolidadas S.L.
Personnel in architect's firm who should receive special credit:
Paula Caballero and Diego Colón
Rosique construcciones y obras civiles S.L.
Luis Díaz Díaz
Metal/glass curtain wall
Rainscreen (terra cotta, composite, etc.)
WEBER white flexible lime stucco coating
Vibrados Ballester S.A.
concrete roof, PVC waterproofing, XPS thermal insulation, Geotextil and gravel.
Fustería Canteret S.L. and José Narro.
Canteret and Arxiduc
Cabinetwork and custom woodwork
Paints and stains
Pinturas Navarro S.L.
Microciment (Ricardo Perelli) and sandstone (Sa Cabana).
Other unique products that contribute to sustainability
Altherma air conditioning, heating and sanitary hot water system.
Amador i Fill, S.L.