Laura Álvarez Architecture brilliantly reworks a stone ruin into a peaceful holiday retreat.
Located among lush, rolling hills in Valles Pasiegos, Spain, Villa Slow is a minimalist holiday home designed by
“Villa Slow is designed and built with extreme mindfulness and care for detail,” says the Amsterdam–based firm. “The house is very respectful to the environment. Its design is based on the traditional typology of a Pasiego House (Cabana Pasiega), but with a contemporary twist.”
The simple home’s rough exterior stone walls and roof contrast beautifully with its minimalist interior. Two expansive panoramic windows in the living room frame the remote countryside.
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