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Refurbishment in Architecture

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Ca Marcelo / Guillem Carrera

  • 15:00 - 10 March, 2016
Ca Marcelo / Guillem Carrera
Ca Marcelo / Guillem Carrera, © Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa

© Cristina Serra Juncosa © Cristina Serra Juncosa © Cristina Serra Juncosa © Cristina Serra Juncosa + 15

  • Collaborators

    Eva Crespo Sánchez, Francesc Gorgas Ros, Meritxell Anglès Bru, Xavier Foraste Casas
  • Contractor

    Construccions Plana, Construcciones Andrés Cintas, S.L.U.
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© Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa

Text description provided by the architects. Family Building of the XVII-XVIII centuries.

The purpose of the intervention is that it can remain occupied by the family, who does it for generations.

© Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa

Rehabilitation is performed in phases beginning with the cover, continuing along the facades and ending on the inside, with the intention of renewing the property and recover items that have been preserved, such as the roof beams, barbican, openings and wrought iron railings.

Section
Section

The ground floor is rehabilitated maintaining what had been: the shop of a blacksmith. 

© Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa
Plan
Plan

The rings that were used to change horseshoes and the corner's stone which had the role that the carriages were separated to move / rotate, have been preserved on facade.

© Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa
Plan
Plan

The second floor and attic, were combined to create a bright and cozy duplex, rearranging the spaces resulting from the rehabilitation and strengthening the position of the openings of existing facades.

© Cristina Serra Juncosa
© Cristina Serra Juncosa
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Ca Marcelo / Guillem Carrera" 10 Mar 2016. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/783458/ca-marcelo-guillem-carrera/> ISSN 0719-8884