Philippine House of Planks
Philippine House of Planks - Free download as PDF File (.pdf) or read online for free. Read this story in ROC on a third specie of Filipino houses, the bahay na tabla or house of planks (its more famous cousins are the bahay kubo or nipa hut and the bahay na bato or house of stone). Architect Noel Saratan with client Bea Zobel created an apotheosis. Town and Country (June 2010) article by Ino Manalo with photographs by Sara Black (portraits) and Francisco Guerrero (architecture).
‘Bale mi’– ‘my house’
Ditta Sandico’s grandparents Manuel Sandico and Pilar Hizon built the house in 1927. In this house, Ditta’s father, Fernando Hizon Sandico, came into the world. Fernando was the fifth in a happy br…
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