Office interior and apartments in the same building
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Ecker Architekten Studio has developed a project that combines the functions of living space and office in a building located in the western part of Heidelberg, Germany. Once in the house was popular in the 50s among the local bohemian cafe, but it was later mutilated multiple alterations.
Building, erected in the post-war period, is at the "second row" behind adjacent to her apartment building.
On the first floor a long narrow space is reserved for a small architectural office, the entrance to which is carried out with a crowded street Römerstrasse. After going through the studio room, you can get to the living area, located in the back of the house.
Formerly a two-story building have increased in height. At the first level are the dining room, kitchen and living room double height. Light openwork staircase leads to the mezzanine floor, where the architects have provided a library, a bedroom and a guest room. Heightened third floor has contained a comfortable residential space, onto the terrace located on the roof of the second floor. In the basement is equipped with a library and offices. The total area of the resulting reconstructed residence of 260 square meters, which have found their place as a working space and comfort zones, designed for private and family life.
Photo: Zooey BraunBrigida Gonzalez