Dezeen's high 5 homes of March 2023

Dezeen’s high 5 Homes of the month for March 2023 embody a snake-like dwelling in India and a transformed Nineteenth-century college in southern Italy.

A brutalist vacation residence in a Mexican forest, a minimalist residence in Massachusetts and a Vietnamese household residence with an enormous roof full the record.

This roundup is the most recent instalment in our Homes of the month collection, which collects 5 of the preferred residences featured on Dezeen each month from all world wide.

Learn on to search out out extra about Dezeen readers’ favorite homes in March 2023:

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Casa Alférez, Mexico, by Ludwig Godefroy

This stark concrete residence by Ludwig Godefroy sits in a pine forest and was designed “to appear to be a dice that crashed on the ground among the many timber”, in line with the Mexico Metropolis-based architect.

It options uncommon formal twists, corresponding to an angled walkway jutting out beneath the entrance door that’s intersected by a barrier wall, in addition to irregularly-sized home windows – from the very small to the very massive.

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Exterior of Chuzhi house in India by Wallmakers
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Chuzhi, India, by Wallmakers

Winding round timber and rocks on a steep web site within the Indian village of Shoolagiri is the Chuzhi home, designed by Wallmakers.

These spiralling components assist to outline the completely different dwelling areas and are supposed to evoke the form of a chuzhi – the phrase for whirlpool within the native Malayalam language.

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Exterior of Casolare Scarani in Puglia by Studio Andrew Trotter
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Casolare Scarani, Italy, by Studio Andrew Trotter

Structure apply Studio Andrew Trotter created this home in Puglia from a women’ college relationship again to 1883 that was deserted within the Nineteen Sixties.

By means of a fragile renovation, the studio sought to carry the dilapidated constructing again to life whereas retaining as a lot of its authentic options as attainable. These embody a stone portico with a vaulted ceiling that appears out onto the backyard.

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Glass house by Specht Architects
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Casa Annunziata, USA, by Specht Architects

Situated in The Berkshires in Massachusetts, this symmetrical glass pavilion was created as a spot to showcase antiques in addition to a house.

Texas-based Specht Architects sandwiched the glass field between an identical white ground and roof plate and raised it barely above the encircling meadow.

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Exterior of a house in Vietnam with a terracotta-tiled roof and planted garden
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Home in Quang Yen, Vietnam, by Ra.atelier and Ngo + Pasierbinski

An outsized terracotta-tile roof defines this household residence in Quang Yen, Vietnam, designed by native studios Ra.atelier and Ngo + Pasierbinski.

The home sits within the centre of a walled backyard that has been owned by the household for generations, its sq. plan dividing two semi-circular outside areas.

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