Villa Escarpa

Praia da Luz - Portugal | Residential

VILLA ESCARPA

Private house

Praia da Luz

Portugal

 

Year: 2012

Project by: Mario Martins Atelier

Collections: Libera

 

Striking design and natural beauty

On the hills of southern Portugal, near the village of Praia da Luz, the Villa Escarpa floats, facing the ocean.

Built over a space previously occupied by another building, this wonder of contemporary purity had to deal with natural constraints such as a steep slope and strong winds, hence the straight and horizontal lines, and the transparent white.

The architect, Mario Martins, explains that Villa Escarpa lies on a concrete base that gives the impression the house is lightly floating above the hills, ensuring a minimized impact on the environment and a certain visual efficiency.

Long terraces are protected by the wind and help complete the masterpiece, along with the long swimming pool. Four bedrooms, a private courtyard but also a view on Praia da Luz and the sea.

In this impressive location, the Forma collection stands out for its remarkable beauty of shapes.

Go to the top

Cookie help us to supply our services. Using these services, you accept the cookies use from our side. We modified some of our policies to meet the requirements of the new European Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In particular we have updated the Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy to make them clearer and more transparent and to introduce the new rights that the Regulation guarantees you. We invite you to read them very carefully.