Status: Completed (2022)
Location: Gothic Quarter, Barcelona
Surface: 50m2+ 45 m2 (terraces)
Photography: Valentin Hincû
Barcelona, Spain, a city known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and vibrant culture, has a hidden gem tucked away in the heart of its historic Ciutat Vella district. D´En Serra, a creation by Gokostudio, S.L., is a testament to the perfect fusion of architectural brilliance and the essence of Barcelona itself.
The Marvel of Location
Imagine a space of just 50 square meters, and yet, it feels like an expansive haven thanks to the clever design. D´En Serra is perched in the attic of an old estate, offering a unique perspective on the city. What sets it apart are the terraces that wrap around it on two levels. These terraces provide breathtaking panoramic views of the iconic domes of the old city. It’s a vantage point that very few can claim.
The Functional Elegance
On the lower floor, D´En Serra unfolds its magic. A large, open room serves as a multifunctional hub, combining a living room and office space. Seamlessly integrated with the kitchen, this space can be transformed into a guest bedroom with just a few deft moves, thanks to custom-designed furniture.
The upper floor is where the “suite claims” its territory. A beautifully designed bedroom opens up to a perfectly oriented terrace surrounded by lush greenery. It’s the ideal spot for unwinding and soaking in the Barcelona sun.
Terraces That Transcend Boundaries
What makes D´En Serra truly remarkable is its embrace of the Barcelona climate. Each floor boasts a spacious terrace, inviting the outdoors in. Here, you can experience the apartment beyond its physical confines. The terraces provide a retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city below. Surprisingly, the frenetic pace of tourists and busy locals seems a world away from this vantage point. Cross ventilation ensures a level of comfort that is rare in the bustling heart of Barcelona.
A Canvas of Harmony
Gokostudio, S.L. is renowned for its commitment to achieving harmony between a space and its inhabitants. D´En Serra is no exception. The interiors are a white canvas that envelops the space in all its grandeur. Bare walls and exposed structural elements speak of the property’s age and its storied history. Hints of gray that sometimes transform into soothing blues, combined with touches of natural wood, infuse warmth and light into the surroundings.
D´En Serra is more than just a dwelling; it’s a celebration of Barcelona’s spirit and its architectural beauty. With its ingenious design and a location that offers unparalleled vistas, this is a space where you can truly embrace the soul of the city. Gokostudio, S.L. has created a masterpiece that blurs the line between indoor and outdoor living, inviting you to experience Barcelona in a whole new light.