Rambla Catalunya Penthouse Revitalized Into a Bright Home

Rambla Catalunya Penthouse Revitalized Into a Bright Home

Project: Rambla Catalunya Penthouse
Architecture and Interior Design: Meritxell Ribé – The Room Studio
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Year 2018
Photography: Mauricio Fuertes
Text and photos: Courtesy of The Room Studio

An integral project of interior design, decoration and execution of 300 m2 in which have been obtained wider, luminous and open spaces.

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The different materials and contrasts created add an eclectic and contemporary touch.

In the central area of ​​Barcelona, ​​the owners wanted to optimize the existing space and obtain a better distribution of the house to create homogeneous and fluid areas. The Rambla Catalunya penthouse formed by two hexagons that connect at right angles and a large outdoor terrace made the distribution project the most complex part.

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The different natural woods with hydraulic pavements and the recovery of original elements, add an eclectic and modern touch to the house. The hall is characterized by marbles and complements where the golden finishes stand out with the dining area.

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The kitchen is an important area of the house and is one of the accesses to the spectacular terrace. The kitchen is open to the dining room and is separated from the living room by some recovered glass cases, both in wood and glass.

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The hydraulic pavement and the central island create a cozy environment.

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Brass elements and restored furniture are incorporated providing an eclectic style.

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Light and flat colors combine with others with more character forming volumes

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The outdoor dining room is located in a closed annex, but with full visibility and transparency

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