When it comes to the materials for the front facade design, the designers certainly did a bang-up job. With hot weather of this part of Portugal in mind, they leveraged white concrete for the walls to formalize the spaces and follow in the footsteps of other houses in the region. More than that, the architects used natural cork lining, “a traditional Portuguese material [to] articulated the connection between the space and the land.” Read next: The Best Exterior House Design Ideas
The use of motorized metallic shutters and slats in the bedrooms filter light and marry the indoor and the surrounding landscape, adding more style, elegance, and modern appeal to the whole house.
“The bedrooms, on the first floor, face the surrounding green landscape, and take advantage of the terrace on the roof of the living room and summer kitchen in order to create areas for contemplation on the top floor, “ adds the lead architect.