Il Kempart loft di Dethier architectures was designed to respond to a customer with a deep interest in the precision engineering, is the transformation into a dwelling of an industrial space.
“We have been fortunate to have a committed and receptive customer who has been fascinated by precision mechanics. This allowed us to apply our research to reinterpret a loft, and to integrate a technically advanced architectural object. Our approach was, of course, based on the customer profile rather than the historical nature of the site - as it does not have any value whatsoever. "
The concept is to create a living space for a couple without children in an abandoned industrial bakery, was recovered much space as possible in height by removing the truss and reinforcing the beams, then in the space of the resulting 154mq was inserted a form coated aluminum containing services, The air conditioning system and closet area. The modular unit divides the internal space by defining environments with various functions. Starting with the entrance, the space offers areas for the hallway, office, living room, kitchen, dining room, bedroom and dressing room. The lounge area is located in the southern part of the space, while the bedroom is in the north.