Ribalta Building by Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

Ribalta Building

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

Situated in one of the most exclusive areas of Castellón, opposite the Ribalta Park, this residential building occupies a closed block that has its own courtyard giving rise to dwellings.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

This allows, on the one hand, to have a distribution in which the day zone is situated towards the outside.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

The night zone is collected towards the inside, towards the block courtyard, where the incidence of sunlight is lower.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

For its part, the apple courtyard is conceived as an independent project that connects with the volumes that make up the building through a swimming pool.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

This is situated in front of the party wall, and is protected from it through a vegetal mantle.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

Likewise, from the formal point of view, horizontal bands are played with to give rise to larger glazed areas and natural light entrances; and in accordance with the regulations, breaks in specific places with the aim of avoiding chamfers and setbacks.

Ribalta Building
Image © Fran Silvestre Arquitectos

Source and images Courtesy of Fran Silvestre Arquitectos.

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