JC House / JPS Atelier


© João Morgado - Architecture Photography

© João Morgado – Architecture Photography
  • Architects: JPS Atelier
  • Location: Dafundo, 1495 Cruz Quebrada, Portugal
  • Area: 585.0 sqm
  • Project Year: 2015
  • Photographs: João Morgado


© João Morgado


© João Morgado


© João Morgado - Architecture Photography


© João Morgado - Architecture Photography


© João Morgado - Architecture Photography

© João Morgado – Architecture Photography

From the architect. Located in one of the highest points in Oeiras, Portugal, with a view over the Tejo river and the Atlantic ocean, this house is based on a trapezoidal terrain which formed the concept for the creation of this project.


© João Morgado

© João Morgado

Floor Plan

Floor Plan

© João Morgado - Architecture Photography

© João Morgado – Architecture Photography

The terrain characteristics and customer requirements originated two main staggered volumes but perfectly aligned with batch limits bring a certain dynamic to the house at the same time protects it from the north and northwest winds.


© João Morgado

© João Morgado

Studied to take advantage of the climate and geographical location is south facing completely with large glazed areas and balconies overlooking the wonderful views.


© João Morgado - Architecture Photography

© João Morgado – Architecture Photography


Source: JC House / JPS Atelier