SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSE, TR HOUSE by PMMT Architects

10/01/2017
SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSE, TR HOUSE by PMMT Architects
[Barcelona] Spain
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Single-family House, TR HOUSE by PMMT Architects. Photograph © Pedro Pegenaute
The practice from Barcelona, PMMT, presents us this house as a project that is the result of binomial between "innovation and functionality". The TR house, in Barcelona, is built on a plot that presents an accentuated topography and where it already existed an historical house surrounded by a spacious garden area, the new house had to obey to the dimensions defined by the urban planning regulations, while at the same time it should be able to integrate itself with the landscape and functionally adapt to the client’s needs.
The single-familiar house by PMMT, is a debugged project, minimal in its forms and in the use of a material as Flexbrick, building a image uniform and also a continuos enveloping on all its façades.
 

Description of the project by PMMT

Innovation and functionality are the binomial that characterize one of the newest works of PMMT, a Catalan architecture firm that just concluded the TR House in Barcelona. Built on a site that presents an accentuated topography and where it already existed an historical house surrounded by a spacious garden area, the new house had to obey to the dimensions defined by the urban planning regulations, while at the same time it should be able to integrate itself with the landscape and functionally adapt to the client’s needs.

The result is a 13,00m x 13,50m three-storey volume that overturns all of its rooms in the opposite direction of the main facade, in order to be able to achieve privacy and function features demanded by the client. Meanwhile, the other...read more

Architect
PMMT, Patricio Martinez, Maximià Torruel
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PMMT Collaborators
Project leaders.- Alex Herráez, Joana Co
rnudella, Luis Gotor Equipo de arquitectura.- Sara Garcés, Maria Arau, Rita Barata, Ester Badia, Carlota Laucirica, Beatriz Cases, Laura Bosi, Lourdes Vidal-Ribas
Collaborators
Structures.- Bis Arquitectes, Laia Picar
ín y Marta Farrús Systems.- ARC Ingenieria, Alberto Lopez Quantity Surveyor.- Ricard Balaña
Industrials
Flexbrick (ceramic façade) Font Fusters
(façade and wood interiors) Parquets Nadal Technal (wood frames)
Areas
Built gross area.- 506,02 m² Urbanizati
on area.- 995,00 m²

PMMT.

Patricio Martínez, Maximià Torruella, arquitectura, SL provide qualified technical services in the fields of architecture, interior design and urban planning.

Under the group name PMMT writing up architecture projects and competition at the Catalan, Spanish and International level.

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