Charca Casa: House by the Pond Charca Casa — This attractive and spacious Monolithic Dome home, located at Monolithic’s headquarters in Italy, Texas, can be toured by appointment. House by the pond — Charca is the Spanish word for pond and Casa means house. This acre pond provides a spectacular backdrop for its dome-home. A wall of windows — Charca Casa’s living room has a wall of windows with a view of the patio and the pond. Kitchen — An efficient work area and generous storage dominate this kitchen. Dining area — It’s located just off the kitchen and adjacent to the living area. Loft — A spiral staircase leads to the loft in which children love to camp. Let’s talk! — Charca Casa’s great room has several convenient and comfortable conversation areas. Bedroom 1 — Creamy whites and rosy pinks adorn this bedroom. Bedroom 2 — A feeling of serenity dominates this room. Bedroom 3 — Charca Casa has three bedrooms plus a guest room. Bathroom — Like the rest of this dome-home, the bathroom is easy to maintain and keep clean. Patio — Its large, comfortable patio is an integral part of Charca Casa. Designed as a Duplex — Charca Casa consists of two, connected, forty-foot-diameter Monolithic Domes. Garage — This two-car garage is a Monolithic EcoShell.