chelmsford, united kingdom
Located in a quiet internal street of Chelmsford city, 30 min away from London, and at a walking distance from the town center, the building is conceived to be a peaceful living heaven for professional city commuters escaping the busy London day.
Twelve efficient flats are located on three floors. Each comes with a sizable allotment garden terrace, open to the sky and protected from the surrounding by a skin of translucent glass. Two special penthouses duplexes are located on the top floors.
As part of the initial brief, a full floor basement, with 5m clear height and an independent entrance is made to be a congregation space for a fraternal organization.
5 floors, 1 basement, 2,500 m²
architecture: nabil gholam architects
architect of record: Robert Hutson Architects
3D images: nabil gholam architects