We came to the beach of San Juan in Alicante, in a cool area and mediterranean in the stands this exclusive penthouse apartment, ideal for a quiet life. The luxury and sophistication come hand in hand with its 100 m2 and 70 with a terrace sea views and private hot tub. Don’t you feel like going all summer? We have more!
The house, situated on the ninth floor of a block of buildings, has the owners, a couple newly retired, who sought to extract the maximum of all the possibilities of the house. For this reason, the reform has been designed to achieve a useful space, mobile, warm and that, of course, seems broad. Not to mention a key detail: the rooms had to be private and the common areas are dynamic.
This dynamic is seen in its opening to the outside through large windows through which you access the light and the breeze from the mediterranean. Thanks to the height of the building, also from the living room and the dining room you can see the sea without any restriction.
A house that looks out to the sea through large windows, which provide dynamism to the living room.
The intervention, carried out by the architect Daniel Tafallaat the front of Taffestudio, has been to reorganize all of the housing and spaces, taking full advantage of every hole and equipping them with the functionality. That is to say, give character to the conventional distribution in which stood the house which started with stays seemingly small, white walls, cold and many doors lacquered white.
The result has been the opposite: opening, darker materials, and other details that add sophistication to each of the areas. As the bathroom or the dressing room, already do not go unnoticed, but they bring a plus of modernity to the housing.
If we look closely the interior layout consists of entrance hall, kitchen, dining room, living room, toilet, guest room and a suite room with dressing room and private bathroom.
The outdoor space is the icing on the cake of this project that has a a terrace with sea views, area of sun and shade, and private jacuzzi. We leave you now with some pictures so you can see the result of this project located in the beach of alicante San Juan.
The hall of the house is composed of wooden slats of oak, where the doors are completely hidden. The location of the gates are marked by the light that are just above. The most interesting thing is that with this panelling you can hide the room without anyone to see what is behind it.
The day area is accessed from the hall, through these stained glass windows of iron and glass, all logs, giving option to leave them all open and get a unique space.
To give breadth and warmth to the kitchen, has used a mirror as a plated front, so that doubles the space and wallpaper grey velvet effect in the area of the island. The countertop is granite galaxy import with big singing to give monumentality. Have also been integrated in the furniture, all the washing and facilities.
In addition, he created an island “sandwich” composed of 3 layers: kitchen cabinet, wooden table, pine, painted and countertop high granite galaxy. “With this design we provide more storage, to have a comfort zone with low chair for dining for up to 6 people, and a free area countertop height of 92 cm for any task in the home,” explained from the study.
We are facing the largest area of all the house: the living room. It can highlight a great library of dm lacquered with light backlit; two sofas colonial with studs, made to measure, centre tables with legs-glass and wood-based panels and quartz custom-made and also a great piece of furniture for tv black with sheet gold, which lets in the light and gives a light to the room.
The dining room is next to the living room, one of the most comfortable rooms of the house. It is composed by a large table legs, iron my own design and glass table top. It also has 6 chairs and 2 armchairs upholstered to match and complete with a carpet of diamonds KP, lamp aromas of the countryside and a large table.
With this toilet, the architecture team has achieved the “wow effect” thanks to the anger that causes among those who visit it. What success? I use dark tones!
“We combine a wallpaper with black grate ochre, a microcement in the shower with a light olive-colored and a large sheet gold on the front of the wash. The sink is born from the ground, and is composed of a base of plywood circular, a marble sink and black faucet black, all designed for us”, explained from Taffestudio.
In this image we can see the guest room that, from its inception, had the requirement of being multipurpose and needed a bed, a storage and a play area. To get all of this has been projected to be a wardrobe painted in green made to measure with a bed built-in hidden. To play, combined with a role with shades of blue and green. Finally, it includes a sofa bed ochre mobile brings a touch of color to the room.
All the elegance of the home is consumed in the room suite consisting of a bed of 180 cm wide. The headboard wall is made with pieces zigzag Orac Decor in color charcoal grey to give depth and light, backlit, headboard velvet beige, two hanging lamps Faro Barcelona and two tables Maison du Monde with table marble tailor made for this project. The other walls are ornamented with mouldings and frames in a beige color.
Dressing room and vanity: two-in-one
From the main room we access the area of the dressing room and the dressing room The dressing room consists of an area for men and another woman. He has used dark wood to create a touch of elegance and contrast.
The vanity is comprised of a board of oak wood with drawer, hidden, mirror, lacquered in gold made-to-measure, two bulbs front of Faro Barcelona for good light to put on makeup and a footstool velvet round.
The bathroom consists of a shower made with microcement blue to give rhythm to the space, wallpaper background with stripes of blue and ochre, and a veneer of limestone in the area of the hands, which gives it a natural look and cool at the bathroom.
As we see, the terrace is the highlight of the house. This has great views of the sea, area of sun and shade, and private jacuzzi. ¡Ideal for summer evenings!