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Casa Z

This masterclass in contemporary architecture was developed by Zozaya Arquitectos and is located in the Mexican beach town of Zihuatanejo. Named Casa Z, the stunning beach home is set on a steep slope with breathtaking views over the Pacific Ocean. Covered in natural stone and bamboo, the 470-square-meter home features beautiful wooden furniture and verdant plants that provide a stunning contrast with the home´s exposed structural elements. The whole minimalist house opens up with large glass windows, providing rich social spaces where users could enjoy the panoramic views and the climate of the region.



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