Rehabilitación de edificio para 16 viviendas y 4 locales comerciales.
Renovation of a 2400m2 building dating from1775 in Madrid’s historical quarter.
The main functional decision was the construction of a second staircase nucleus, which permitted an optimal arrangement of apartments
adjusted to the minimum size allowed by planning regulations. The apartments themselves are organized around a service nucleus (kitchen,
bathroom and storage) which simultaneously separates and relates the served spaces, and around which the house evolves as an open,
In the attic, a continuous roof section was suppressed to create terraces, relieving the interior character usual in these spaces.
The floor structure, in good state but insufficient in resistance, was reinforced with a 5cm- thick light-concrete slab connected to the beams,
offering an inexpensive and effective solution which allowed to keep the beams visible and gain ceiling height.
Arquitectos: Beriot, Bernardini Arquitectos.
Fotografias: Yen Chen / Promotora Gavir