Casa Murta

PrizeOfficial Selection in Build (architecture)
CompanyCore Arquitectura, Lda
ArtistAnabela Polido Macieira
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Once a ruin, Casa Murta now stands as a sleek, energy-efficient home blending concrete and glass. Retaining heritage charm with natural stone walls, it embodies Algarve aesthetics. Inside, industrial minimalism creates an inviting space with open areas and private sections. A mezzanine flooded with light offers tranquility. Casa Murta embraces sustainability with solar panels, a heat pump, and autonomous wastewater treatment. It epitomizes minimalism and eco-living, combining heritage and modern design into an elegant space. A testament to ruins turned into sustainable homes, it offers modern