Président . Brussels

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CENTRAL office for architecture and urbanism . photos: © Maxime Delvaux

A roof pavilion with two terraces extends the living environment of an apartment towards the city scape.

President is an extension of a private housing in Brussels. The flat roof of a 3-storey building has been privatized. A structure of 8,25 meters by 10 meters is anchored in the party walls. The roof pavilion offers a living space, a kitchen, sanitary facilities and a laundry room. It connects to the renovated apartment below by a 4,25 meters high spiral staircase. Two separate outdoor spaces are created. On the south, a large terrace opened towards the city scape doubles the surface of the pavilion. On the north, an intimate terrass allows air circulation during hot days. Continue reading CENTRAL