Portugese practice Topiaris Landscape Architecture and the architect Gonçalo Salazar de Sousahave collaborated to create this stunning housing project with an impressive landscape design in Herdade da Comporta, Alcácer do Sal, Portugal.
The mosaic with high ecological and cultural value is complemented by agricultural areas in the lower alluvial soils with large ranges of rice fields.
Whole terrain was regenerated, inspired on the natural patterns of the surrounding landscape.
The surrounding woodland and the areas ecological evolution has a positive impact in terms of landscape aesthetics.
A visual privacy, a small tank of water and cool shades for the summer is provided for the owners of the property, as they demand. A small scented garden with aromatic species structured by a wooden grid was installed under the main porch.
Wooded beams panels were built to create privacy, while with the growing vegetation, having an important role on this garden’s identity.
The Garden in Comporta is an ecological, dynamic and a sustainable project, which will grow and develope through time.