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Sunday Inspiration | House in Ourem | Portugal

When we ask a child, anywhere in the world to draw a house, all of them invariably present us with a simplistic representation consisting of five lines, a rectangle and two squares. Because we all feel that the house is like a shelter that protects us from the world that surrounds us. It is our safe haven and our own world.

Architect: Filipe Saraiva (on Archdaily)  |  Photos: Joao Morgado