Gallery: Italian Firefighter House is Carved Into a Cave Like a Superhe...

 
Bergmeisterwolf Architekten have essentially turned Italy's Margried volunteer firefighting team into superheroes by building their new fire brigade in the depths of a sharp black-fronted cave. Instead of using up valuable agriculture land, the community opted to carve three caverns out of rock, thereby minimizing the use of new materials and reducing the project's energy load.

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  1. Htumleh June 15, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    Should read MARGREID not Margried, as this is the town in Northern Italy’s Province of Bozen, and part of South Tyrol

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