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House in Afife by Guilherme Machado Vaz Arquitecto

House in Afife by Guilherme Machado Vaz Arquitecto

Nestled in the picturesque countryside of Afife, Portugal, the House in Afife is a stunning two-story modern home designed by Guilherme Machado Vaz Arquitecto. Inspired by the region’s traditional architecture and the nearby historic chapel, this contemporary retreat thoughtfully integrates with its rural surroundings while offering a luxurious living experience.

House in Afife beautifully combines the essence of a traditional Minho-style construction with modern design elements. The exterior fa├žade, when closed, serves as a shell that protects the home, while the interior reveals a blend of vernacular architecture and vibrant materialities. The house also incorporates half floors, respecting the natural topography of the land and providing a direct connection to the outdoors.

Bask in the splendor of House in Afife and explore the exceptional design that harmoniously connects tradition with modern living.