Casa Do Lago, Portugal

Casa Do Lago, Portugal

Casa do Lago is a contemporary estate home situated in near a main lake of a golf course in Aroeira, Portugal, designed by Lisbon-based studio Frederico Valsassina Architects. The ‘lake house’ is comprised of different spaces, social/private, day/night, with the… Continue Reading

Arroios Apartment by Tiago Filipe Santos

Arroios Apartment by Tiago Filipe Santos

The living room of this apartment renovated by Portuguese architect Tiago Filipe Santos opens onto a tiered courtyard garden. Named Arroios Apartment, the residence occupies a long narrow space on the ground floor of a typical Lisbon apartment block. Behind… Continue Reading

Renovated house in Lisbon

Renovated house in Lisbon

Lisbon architecture office Cais has renovated and extended an outdated house in the city, preserving its existing facade and creating an open-plan interior that extends into a new terraced garden at the rear. Located in the Portuguese capital’s Belém neighbourhood,… Continue Reading

House in Belas by CHP Arquitectos

House in Belas by CHP Arquitectos

This home on a golf course complex in Belas on the outskirts of Lisbon consists of five smaller houses connected by interior passages. Designed by CHP Arquitectos, the residence is located on one of many plots of land dotted around… Continue Reading

Casa 103, Ferragudo, Portugal

Casa 103, Ferragudo, Portugal

The historic center of Ferragudo, Portugal, is an extremely sensitive area to work and Ultramarino | Marlene Uldschmidt Architects decided that a house here would look harmonious if it integrates the surrounding architecture. Casa 103 is a concept of living… Continue Reading

19th-century Lisbon apartment

19th-century Lisbon apartment

Fala Atelier has gutted a 19th-century Lisbon apartment, creating a continuous living area framed by a new semi-circular wall. A series of incremental interventions had left the 19th-century Chiado Apartment fragmented, compromising many of its original details, so Porto-based Fala… Continue Reading

1930s apartment in Lisbon updated

1930s apartment in Lisbon updated

Portuguese studio Aboim Inglez Arquitectos has updated a 1930s apartment in Lisbon with patterned parquet floors, grey marble surfaces, custom furniture and a new sun room. The architects stripped back the interiors of the long and narrow apartment on Rua… Continue Reading

Belas House, Lisbon, Portugal

Belas House, Lisbon, Portugal

Estúdio Urbano Arquitectos completed the design and development of Belas House, an imposing modern residence near Lisbon, Portugal. The house is located inside the Belas Clube de Campo, a private condominium, where topography allowed to maximize exterior areas and offer… Continue Reading

Paço de Vitorino

Paço de Vitorino

Portuguese studio PROD has converted this 18th-century house and stables in northern Portugal into a 15-bedroom hotel, adding an elevated wooden bridge and a vaulted roof to the kitchen. The Paço de Vitorino estate comprises a three-storey residence on the… Continue Reading

Lisbon studio extension

Lisbon studio extension

One wall of this petite extension to a Lisbon apartment by RCJV Arquitectos is made entirely from glass – providing its owners with views of the courtyard gardens below. The Lisbon-based studio added the 10-square-metre extension to the first-floor apartment,… Continue Reading