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Tres Picos 97 / D+S Arquitectos

Tres Picos 97 / D+S Arquitectos

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Mexico City, Mexico

Text description provided by the architects. The development is located on a rectangular plot of 450 m2, with a 21 mt frontage.

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The building is designed with two nearly equal bodies, with four apartments of 300 m2 each, all of them with two floors, private terraces and balconies towards the main facade.

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Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

Both bodies are surrounded by a belt of exposed concrete whose function is to generate a sense of movement in the front facade, while isolating and generating privacy inside the apartments.

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Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

The scheme consists of two bodies that are divided by a main axis with the circulation, halls, and accesses both for the building and for the apartments. This corridor is read from the main facade, where a steel cantilever emphasizes the pedestrian access.

Section B
Section B

A large glass dome covers the entire length of the corridor, flooding the interior with natural light.

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Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

A planter filled with greenery is at the end of the circulation axis, and fills with life and color the internal circulation of the building.

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Courtesy of D+S Arquitectos

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Address:Tres Picos, Polanco, 11550 Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico

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Cite: "Tres Picos 97 / D+S Arquitectos" [Tres Picos 97 / D+S Arquitectos] 07 Oct 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/553275/tres-picos-97-d-s-arquitectos> ISSN 0719-8884

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