The House the Architect Built for Himself


4 + 1


San Lorenzo Village, Makati




4 + 2 Powder Rooms

Lot Area

637 sqm

Floor Area

1,386 sqm

“The house is a modest size, but I made use of reflective surfaces and high ceilings throughout the house, something that I do with all the spaces I design when possible.”


•V. Roque (UK) Cabinets and Counters
•Sub-Zero Refrigerators
•Carrara Marble Tops
•Wine Chiller
•Self-closing Cabinets
•Miele and SMEG Appliances*
•Alessi (Italy) Chairs*


• 12m Lap Pool (1.35m depth)
•Bridge-way design

Master's Bedroom

•High-ceiling (4.88 meters)
•Special storage area for luggage
•Remote Window Blinds (Black-out)

Doors, Walls, Flooring

•Main Door by Tala Cebu Furniture
•PVC Doors and Windows
•Japanese Grass-cloth Wallpaper
•Venetian Plastered Interior Finish (Italy)
•Engineered Oak Wood Flooring
•Italian Tile Flooring

Gardens and Trees

Landscape by Ponce Veridiano
•Buddha belly
•Large elephant ears
•Chesa Trees
•Various species of Philodendrons


•Floor-to-Ceiling Windows - naturally illuminates all parts of the house
•LED Down Lights - low voltage and does not emit heat
•Inverter-Type Air Conditioning Systems
•Solar Roof Exhaust
•Double-Glazed Windows

Formal Dining Area

•Balinese Door*
•Kawai Grand Piano*
•L-Shaped Sectional Sofa*


•Roofdeck Garden and Gazebo
•Office/Gym — convertible to a bedroom
•Guest Room

Master's Bathroom

•Grohe Plumbing Fixtures
•American Standard Toilets (Powder Rooms)
•His/Hers Separate Counter and Toilets
•Walk-in Closets

Other Premium Features

•High Ceiling
•Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
•Scenic Elevator
•Dumbwaiter (up to 2/F)
•Bose Speakers (Built-in)
•Linen Closet
•Kitchenette (@2/F with microwave and mini ref)

Security and Safety

•9 Close Circuit Surveillance Cameras — accessible through mobile phone
•Earthquake-Proof — up to magnitude of 9/10
•Typhoon-Proof — up to wind shear velocity of 250kph
•Termite Maintenance (by Timberpro)

Modern Features

•Main Door has RFID / Code Access
•LAN Connection in Whole House
•Mobile Phone Signal Booster
•FIBR Optic Internet Cable
•Fiber Optic WiFi Connectivity
•Timer Switches
•Panasonic PABX System

Other Thoughtful Features

•Use of glass and mirrors makes the house look roomy and spacious
•Staircase have señorita steps and tempered-glass railings
•Identical bedrooms which prevent kids from fighting over rooms
•Adjoining door between rooms
•Water Features on the ledges of the second floor hide A/C Compressor from sight

Price: Php258,000,000

*Furniture pieces are not included, unless negotiated separately

Property Viewings

We shall require interested parties to complete an client information sheet before scheduling viewings.