BUFTEA Residence / ASSAR LLOX ARCHITECTS


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© Radu Malasincu
  • Architects: ASSAR LLOX ARCHITECTS
  • Location: Buftea, Romania
  • Lead Architects: Razvan Oprescu
  • Structural Engineering: Pieter Hendrix
  • Area: 559.0 m2
  • Project Year: 2015
  • Photographs: Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

Text description provided by the architects. Architect Razvan Oprescu designed this house for him and his family in Bucharest, Romania.


© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

After 17 years being an associate at the Belgian architecture firm ASSAR LLOX ARCHITECTS (formerly known as LLOX Architecten), his profession would eventually bring him back to Romania. 


© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

Knowing that he would once return to his home country, Razvan started buying several plots along the lake of Buftea, gathering a total property of 3,200 square meters.


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© Radu Malasincu

Floor Plan

Floor Plan

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© Radu Malasincu

In 2013, the Romanian architect decided the time had come to start building a ‘manifesto’ of glass and limestone. A spacious villa of ​​559 square meters, including luxuries such as a home cinema, swimming pool and, of course, an amazing view along the lake. 


© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu

Protected from the heat, the entrance shows a heavy volume, which unfolds into a glass house with open views and a calming atmosphere.


© Radu Malasincu

© Radu Malasincu