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  7. Rehabilitación de Inmueble en C_Galera 43 / CREUSeCARRASCO

Refurbishment in Architecture

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Rehabilitación de Inmueble en C_Galera 43 / CREUSeCARRASCO

  • 01:00 - 19 June, 2014
Rehabilitación de Inmueble en C_Galera 43 / CREUSeCARRASCO
Rehabilitación de Inmueble en C_Galera 43 / CREUSeCARRASCO, © Héctor Santos-Díez
© Héctor Santos-Díez

© Héctor Santos-Díez © Héctor Santos-Díez © Héctor Santos-Díez © Héctor Santos-Díez + 25

  • Collaborators

    Belén Salgado, Bárbara Mesquita, Laura Coladas, Manuel Burraco, Cristina Canto, Elisa Moreira, Celsa Pesqueira
  • Building Company

    RENI, Servicios Integrales en Construcción SL
  • Building Engineer

    Luis Pérez Doval
  • Structure

    Féliz Suárez Riestra
  • Facilities

    Isabel Francos Anllo
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© Héctor Santos-Díez
© Héctor Santos-Díez

Text description provided by the architects. The project aims to transform a four-storey office building placed between dividing walls in a residential building with offices for lease. The new building must optimize the number of flats in relation to the investment demand for housing and the small chances of regulations.

Longitudinal Section
Longitudinal Section

The narrowness of the street and the proximity of neighboring facades conditions formal and design aspects. The urban regulations and habitability also influence the solution. Facade solution that radically transform the current is required in order to give the building a new look.

© Héctor Santos-Díez
© Héctor Santos-Díez

Vertical painted table composition relates to existing galleries, as it combines fullness and emptiness. The exterior facade acts as a screen in which spaces and boards create three strips per plant that leave 1 meter high holes. The floor to ceiling practicable Windows will appear behind this and keeping its module.

© Héctor Santos-Díez
© Héctor Santos-Díez

There will be an office and an apartment on each floor. The attic will be an extension of one of them.

Plan Type
Plan Type

Each apartment will have a kitchen-living room, a bedroom, a bathroom and a laundry. The office will also have a studio.

© Héctor Santos-Díez
© Héctor Santos-Díez

The natural wood amounts of facade down to the ground floor, defining an intermediate space between the entrance and the narrow, busy street.

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Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address.
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Cite: "Rehabilitación de Inmueble en C_Galera 43 / CREUSeCARRASCO" 19 Jun 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884