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Elektra House – London, England, U.K.

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Location: London, England, UK
Completed: 2000
Architect: Adjaye Associates
Client: Undisclosed
Engineers: Price & Myers LLP
Contract Value: € 100,000
Contractor: John Perkins Projects
Gross Area: 130 m2
AE Interests: A converted shoe factory, without many windows the exterior is coated with a phenolic resin faced ply that is normally used is casting concrete. There is only one window that is on the first floor that only provides a view of the sky for those inside while all other light in the house comed in through skylights, one for each room.

Written by Cristina Calderon

January 26, 2010 at 2:09 pm

Posted in Built

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