Upscale Home Was Once a Cement Factory (15 pics)

Posted in PICTURES       3 Mar 2011       41480       8

This trendy home was once a cement factory. The abandoned cement factory was discovered in 1973 and converted to this upscale home by architect Ricardo Bofill. The renovation took two years. The home contains various plants including cypresses, olive trees, palms, and eucalyptus. It serves as Bofillo’s apartment, exhibition space, model laboratory, archives, and architectural office. His renovation included exposing previously concealed structures, cleaning cement and demolishing some structures.

 



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laughinggas 9 year s ago
Where did I go wrong ?
       
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acid 9 year s ago
this is awesome!!
       
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Izifan 9 year s ago
Outstanding renovation of an eyesore...
       
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Wykopek 9 year s ago
Yes, that is the cooles gap I'v ever seen
       
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nei 9 year s ago
Maybe someone consider it funny but I wouldn't mind living in it ;)
       
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Peanut 9 year s ago
Looks great!
       
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incognito562 9 year s ago
freakin gorgeous
       
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fdsf 9 year s ago
i like this avatar
       
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