Lichtstrasse / HHF Architects
“COPY” Projects Apartments Architects: HHF Architects Area Area of this architecture project ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/598704/lichtstrasse-hhf-architects Clipboard Area: 3059 m² Area: 3059 m² Year Completion year of this architecture project Save this picture!© Julien Lanoo+ 39 Share Switzerland ArchDaily Lichtstrasse / HHF Architects Year: Year: Photographs Lichtstrasse / HHF ArchitectsSave this projectSaveLichtstrasse / HHF Architects 2015 “COPY” CopyApartments•Basel, Switzerland photographs: Julien Lanoo, Maris Mezulis, Tom BisigPhotographs: Julien Lanoo, Maris Mezulis, Tom BisigSave this picture!© Maris MezulisRecommended ProductsPartitionsFlorenseDividing Doors – PrismaPartitionsSkyfoldVertically Folding Operable Walls – Classic™ SeriesPartitionsC.R. Laurence487 Series Interior Office PartitionPartitionsOTTOSTUMM | MOGSInternal PartitionsText description provided by the architects. One of the qualities of the residential and industrial area of St. Johann in Basel is the close coexistence of old and new buildings. This coexistence is kept and emphasized in this project, only one of the four existing houses of the corner parcel, Lichtstrasse 9, has been built anew; while others, Lichtstrasse 11 and Kraftstrasse 1, have been renovated and benefit from the newly built infrastructure.Save this picture!© Julien LanooSave this picture!Floor PlanSave this picture!© Julien LanooA new staircase and an elevator have been introduced in the courtyard to create a direct access to the old houses and the old staircases were demolished in order to gain floor area.Save this picture!Diagram 03Save this picture!Diagram 04Save this picture!Diagram 05The new measures raise the desirability of the old houses and the ability to keep and lease the existing houses in the future. In the interior the new building is connected to one of the existing ones to allow spacious apartments orientated to all four sides.Save this picture!© Maris MezulisProject gallerySee allShow lessMontebello 321 / Jorge Bolio ArquitecturaSelected ProjectsA Wilderness in the City: How Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s Zaryadye Park Could Help Fi…ArticlesProject locationAddress:Lichtstrasse 9, 4056 Basel, SwitzerlandLocation to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Share 2015 ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestWhatsappMailOrhttps://www.archdaily.com/598704/lichtstrasse-hhf-architects Clipboard CopyAbout this officeHHF ArchitectsOfficeFollowProductsWoodSteelConcrete#TagsProjectsBuilt ProjectsSelected ProjectsResidential ArchitectureHousingApartmentsBaselDabasWoodResidentialHousing3D ModelingSwitzerlandPublished on February 16, 2015Cite: “Lichtstrasse / HHF Architects” 16 Feb 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed 11 Jun 2021.