Carlos Salazar Architects

RR Residence & Guesthouse - Gurabo

RR Residence & Guesthouse - Gurabo
Client: DS Investments
Location: Lago Carraizo, Gurabo, PR
Phase: Construction Documents / Permits
Year: 2022-2023
Size: 4,000 sq. ft. main house; 600 sq. ft. Guest house on a 6-acre lot.
Cost: TBD
Program: New construction of a single-family house and Guest House on a sloped terrain facing Lake Carraizo.
Description: The owner envisioned a house by the lake that was immersed in and connected to nature. The design criteria included a sustainable approach to the site, utilizing natural materials like exposed board-formed concrete and capturing natural ventilation and light. The open plan, high ceilings and oversized glass sliding doors, all connect to the outdoor pool terrace and view of the lake beyond.
Structural Design: Ing. Luis M. Cid Caiñas, PE
Electrical Design: Ing. Tomas Vélez, PE
Mechanical Design: Ing. Antonio Dajer, PE
Environmental Consultant: Carlos Vazquez
Geotechnical Engineers: GES, PSC – Ing. Aniel Grillasca
Contractor: TBD