Apartment in Prague Holešovice / reconstruction
Residential area for one to two people. Opening
and illuminating of the room. Preserving
original features. Focusing on the atmosphere
of the flat. Usage of the old furniture. This is a relax area, visitors area or an office.
Before reconstruction 3+1, 70 m2.
Flat in original condition, small bedrooms.
Removal of the partitions created 2 small bedrooms with the bigger amount of light.
Predominant material is stainless steel. The choice is base cupboardsand no top cupboards. Behind the oven there is a utility room with a washing machine. The masive sink is the dominant feature of the worktop to implement pedicure.
The lighting of the working board is fixed by an articulated lamp which enables arequested shift.
Uncovering of the ceiling load bearing construction makes a unique grid pattern of the kitchen and living room. The ceiling height arises and the space gives an airy impression. In addition, there is to existence the storage compartment for books.
Between the bedroom and the hall there is a new dividing wall including a niche for a bookcase and wardrobe. In this room there are very few pieces of furniture.
The original bathroom dividing wall was liquidated and so another opening space arises. The intimate boundary line is set up by the roller blinds placed together with a moveable mechanism in the covering lath of the ceiling. The wash basin, firstly intended for the atelier, is supported by the atypical pedestal base-commissioned work.
The original elements have been preserved.
The original state
1 kitchen / 2 room / 3 room / 4 room / 5 bathroom / 6 entrance hall / 7 WC / 8 pantry / 9 terrace
Ground plan proposal
1 kitchen / 2 bedroom / 3 bathroom / 4 entrance hall / 5 WC / 6 pantry / 7 terrace