Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise

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Photo by Andreas Sellinidis

Located in a quiet village in Santorini, Villa Anemolia received a serious renovation to create a peaceable place for friends to remain whereas on trip. MPLUSM Architects took on the challenge to offer the preexisting home a degree of architectural simplicity. The cavernous rooms, typical of conventional buildings in Santorini, stored their natural shapes however have been up to date to incorporate skylights and embedded recessed lights inside the partitions. The result’s a comfortable, mild-crammed villa away from the crowded central sq. of the village.

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The tall, vaulted ceilings are typical for these conventional buildings, when lengthy picket beams weren’t obtainable to bridge the span of rooms. The curved partitions are sometimes embedded within the volcanic soil, making mild scarce because it solely got here from the courtyard. Luckily, MPLUSM included new skylights and pockets of sunshine that come from the recessed lights within the partitions.

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They did away with common, free-standing furnishings and as an alternative selected constructed-in beds and sofas. The sofas, which double as beds, float on picket platforms on both aspect of the widespread dwelling space.

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Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Other beds and sofas sit on cement platforms that constantly move up from the ground.

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

The courtyard is walled-in for privateness.

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Villa Anemolia: A Little Piece of Santorini Paradise in main architecture  Category

Photo by Andreas Sellinidis

Photos courtesy of MPLUSM, besides the place famous.

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