Machagua House, Chile
Rugged oak and stone walls enclose holiday home overlooking Chilean wetlands
The roof terrace of this timber- and stone-clad retreat by Croxatto and Opazo Arquitectos offers holiday-makers panoramic views of a scenic wetland in Chile.
Machagua House is located around 180 kilometres northwest of Santiago next to a wetland in the town of Cachagua.
The holiday home comprises two volumes faced in opposing materials. The larger single-story block forming the base is made from blocks of pale stone, while the smaller upper storey is covered in pieces of oak.