House on the Mediterranean, Baix Empordà
Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos 

House on the Mediterranean, Baix Empordà

Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos 

Since the day in September 1908 that a journalist working for La Veu de Catalunya gave the region a name which described its dramatic geography and topography, the Costa Brava – a rugged land of fisherfolk – has honed its image as a paradise by the sea whose coves beckon, promising respite. On a headland close to one of them stands a house which, aware of its privileged position, unfurls a sequence of loggias and terraces at different levels, in the process framing views of the Mediterranean, as Utzon did. Partly buried to adapt to the steep slope, the building has floors made of local stone and concrete mixed with earth from the site, thus softening its presence on a cliff dwarfed only by the vast horizon...[+][+][+]

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Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos
Fuensanta Nieto, Enrique Sobejano;
Miguel Mesas (arquitecto técnico technical architect)

Alexandra Sobral (gestión de proyecto y obra projects and site management); Ernesto García Piza (arquitecto de proyecto project architect); Carlos Ballesteros, Juan Carlos Redondo, Claudia Aguiló, Juan Perez, Guillermo Solana, Natalia Bello (equipo de proyecto project team); Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos (maqueta model)

BAC Engineering Consultancy Group, Bernabeu Ingenieros (estructura structural engineer); a6 Ingeniería (instalaciones mechanical engineer); Busz GmbH (ingeniería de instalación eléctrica electrical planning); Arkilum (iluminación lighting); Carme Farré, Carles Salas (paisajismo landscape architects)

Empresa constructoraConstruction Company
Mirfer S.A

Roland Halbe, Diego Hernández (maqueta model)

Proyecto Design