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    Leaf House: Inspired by Brazil’s Indian architecture, this beautiful beach house is located south of Rio de Janeiro.

  • Mimi Andrews

    Casa Folha, also known as the Leaf House is a fun, contemporary modern house by Brazilian architecture firm Mareines + Patalano. The home’s name is derived from the designer’s inspiration and ultimate translation of a cluster of leaves, or more specifically a lotus flower, into a home oasis. The home is located in the town of Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro.

  • Asten Realtors

    The spectacular Leaf House was designed by Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura and is located in Angra dos Reis, close to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Its unique design is said to be inspired by Brazil’s Indian architecture and was envisioned in a w...ay that counteracts the humid and hot climate which characterizes the area. Stretching over a surface of 8,600 square feet, this original looking beach home is covered by a giant leaf-shaped roof that isolates the building. Source: http://freshome.com/

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The spectacular Leaf House was designed by Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura and is located in Angra dos Reis, close to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Stretching over a surface of 8,600 square feet, this original looking beach home is covered by a giant leaf-shaped roof that isolates the buildingfrom the sun.

The Leaf House, a tropical beach house designed by Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura in Angra dos Reis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Leaf House was inspired by Brazil’s Indian architecture.The roof acts as a big leaf it protects from the hot sun all enclosed spaces of the house, verandas & in-between open spaces. Rain water is harvested from the roof for re-use. With its natural finishes, organic aesthetics and richness of details, the house is in harmony with the exuberant Brazilian nature.