Case Study


The Scairolo residence is an ultra-innovative development of totally independent micro houses. Sustainability and flexibility are also qualities that distinguish the residence. The goal is to offer a residential segment with all the comfort of an independent house, with sustainability, size and price of an apartment. Located a few minutes from Grancia and the junction of Lugano South, the Scairolo residence is ten minutes away from car from the center of Lugano and at the same time well positioned to reach all other centers Ticino’s urban areas being, as said, close to the freeway junction.


Via Cernesio

6918 Lugano Barbengo


Project Sustainability

  • 40% construction time
  • 90% energy self-sufficient
  • 20% Less Construction Waste

Project Info

The residence is composed of 6 independent micro houses 2.5-room terraced house (possibly convertible into 3.5 rooms) from 65 square meters gross each and 2 micro terraced houses from 98 sqm gross of 3.5 rooms.

Client: Modula Holding SA

Completion: 16 August 2020

Project Type: Private house

Architects: Palladino Architetti SA