Modern Loft In Barcelona Highlights The Building’s Original Architecture

Inspired by a desire to preserve and to highlight the beautiful architecture of the space, The Room Studio gave this loft apartment from Barcelona the most wonderful makeover. They were careful to emphasize the high ceilings, the exposed brick walls and polished concrete floors through a unique layout which takes advantage of all these elements and adds even more focal points.

The double-height space is organized into several different area each with a specific functionView in gallery
The double-height space is organized into several different area each with a specific function

The space is characterized by a strong contrast between the private and the social areas as well as by a very natural and organic connection between all the different areas. that’s partially due to all the carefully-selected furniture pieces and accessories such as the Butterfly chairs or the stylish Wireflow pendant lamps.

Exposed brick walls create beautiful backdrops for the furniture and decorationsView in gallery
Exposed brick walls create beautiful backdrops for the furniture and decorations
Vegetation plays an important role in the overall interior design of the loftView in gallery
Vegetation plays an important role in the overall interior design of the loft

There are 300 square meters of space in total, divided into large and open leisure areas and smaller private spaces including the master suite, two guest rooms and a home office. Although there’s a very clear distinction between these functions, they still connect seamlessly. In general, the delimitation is made through furniture, area rugs and well-placed accent pieces.

A lot of attention was given to all the little details, the elements that give character to each individual areaView in gallery
A lot of attention was given to all the little details, the elements that give character to each individual area
The furniture and the accessories feature contrasting styles but ultimately complement each other perfectlyView in gallery
The furniture and the accessories feature contrasting styles but ultimately complement each other perfectly

The dining area for example is defined by a wooden table surrounded by a set of quirky cement chairs from the One collection. In the living area, a curved sofa gives meaning to one of the corners creating a cozy sitting area while a Pixel sofa defines the main lounge area. All of these individually charming spaces are tied together seamlessly forming a harmonious and very stylish environment.

A pair of iconic Butterfly chairs create an intimate sitting area within the open floor planView in gallery
A pair of iconic Butterfly chairs create an intimate sitting area within the open floor plan
The kitchen features subdued colors and simple materials and has a modern-industrial vibeView in gallery
The kitchen features subdued colors and simple materials and has a modern-industrial vibe
The large open spaces offer lots of flexibility which is emphasized through modular furnitureView in gallery
The large open spaces offer lots of flexibility which is emphasized through modular furniture
Oversized pendant lamps complement the double-height spaces without looking opulentView in gallery
Oversized pendant lamps complement the double-height spaces without looking opulent
The new design preserves a lot of the original features of the apartment including the brick wallsView in gallery
The new design preserves a lot of the original features of the apartment including the brick walls
The open plan social area gives each corner a special meaning and a unique functionView in gallery
The open plan social area gives each corner a special meaning and a unique function
The private areas are extra cozy thanks to the pitched roof and the skylightsView in gallery
The private areas are extra cozy thanks to the pitched roof and the skylights
Minimalism is always present throughout the spaces, often mixed with different stylesView in gallery
Minimalism is always present throughout the spaces, often mixed with different styles