The Torres House by GLR Arquitectos / Gilberto L. Rodríguez

torres_031109_01-1Set high in the Sierra Madre mountain range, the Torres House seeks to establish an intimate contact with the natural environment in which it is located. Discreetly open towards the street, the house is accessed by crossing over a fountain from which a huge oak tree emerges, impressive both for its size and its beauty. Once on the porch, a grand mural-like door -constructed of marble, wood and steel- welcomes the visitor.

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~ by djtapedek on November 4, 2009.

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