bc house

Photos by: Buck Sia

The client’s brief was to create a modern ” bahay na bato” (stonehouse), what we created was a house with an interplay of massive canopies with exaggerated protrusions and cantilevers. A house for an extended families where a courtyard divides the main spaces and the childrens’ spaces.


view from the street


main entry






rear view









dining area with water feature / childrens’ house








access to roof deck



project credits:

program : 10 bedroom house – renovation and extension

location: maria luisa cebu

lot area: 3000 sqm

floor area: 1600 sqm

year: 2011

principal architect: buck richnold sia

associate architect: andrew tan, jess baraga