Gallery: Basalt Ca’Paco is a Quiet, Green-Roofed Home in the Canary Isl...

Ca'Paco is a single family home located on a busy street in San Cristobal de Laguna near Tenerife in the Canary Islands. Beyond the busy street, the home is surrounded by mountains that the owners wanted to be able to enjoy, so they turned to Tenerife-based Equipo Olivares to create a home that is quiet and private with access to views and sunlight. The Ca'Paco house features a living roof on top of thick basalt rock walls that provide thermal mass to keep the interior cool.

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