Home Renovation in Calabria Road / AMOO
Lead Architects :
Aureli Mora, Omar Ornaque
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The home is situated on the second ground of a constructing inbuilt 1950 within the Eixample’s Nova Esquerra neighborhood, Barcelona. The constructing has 4 doorways per touchdown and is used for discounted middle-class housing, as described by the architect FJ Barba Corsini within the report of the municipal works file.
The construction of the home is made from load-bearing partitions, with 6 openings parallel to the road, together with the 4 façades: the 2 major ones and the 2 belonging to the inside courtyards. The flooring are divided into 2 by the central load-bearing wall, which is joined by a small set up. The home is accessed from one finish and its major faade overlooks the inside courtyard of the block. It consists of a living-dining room, a kitchen, two bedrooms, and a restroom, in a traditional and crushed house. The overall space is 47.59 m2.
The challenge goals to get rid of speculative distribution and, by eradicating certainly one of its rooms, it will get to make use of the small central air flow patio as a central space round which to rotate.
A shoring is proposed within the load-bearing wall that supposed the circulation across the heart, and the remainder of the partitions are demolished. Integrating the load-bearing wall and the patio, the encircling quantity of the bathroom is proposed, with a steady strip of kitchen and cupboards on the partition reverse the doorway.
The technique which, as standard, is lower quick by the refusal of residents to hold out any kind of structural intervention, regardless of how minimal, forces us to show the challenge round with out shedding its essence. The inconvenience doesn’t stop fixing the deliberate program, in addition to distinctive traits of the challenge: particularly, to accommodate the proprietor’s assortment of greater than 1,400 CDs and 1,200 vinyl data, which is why advert hoc built-in furnishings is designed.
On a fabric and chromatic stage, the northeast orientation of the one exterior faade makes the selection of flooring in direction of a transparent floor that enables reflecting the scarce incoming mild, whereas the colour of the ceiling is used as a component of heat and luxury. This tone extends to the polygonal quantity of the toilet, softening its edges and contrasting it with a bluish tone that emerges inside and extends to particular factors. Metallic parts distinction and nuances the just about milky and heat ambiance of the home.