[First look + project data] David Chipperfield has revealed plans for a 10,000m² luxury residential scheme in Berlin
The £31 million Palais Varnhagen project for developers Artprojekt and Baywobau features 49 apartments, three penthouses and a green central courtyard.
Planned to complete in 2016, the scheme is being constructed on a 1,700m² site at Französische Strasse in the German capital’s historic Mitte district.
A roof terrace, art installation by Christian Hoischen and a central lobby are also planned for the new eight-storey building.
Architects:David Chipperfield Architects
Location:Französische Straße 56-60, Berlin-Mitte, 10117 Berlin
Type Of Project: Residential apartments
Structural Engineers: Jockwer Ingenieure
Project Architect: David Chipperfield Architects
Design Team: Artprojekt Interior Design GmbH + David Chipperfield
Client:Artprojekt-Group and Bayowbau
Tender date: Summer 2016
Start on site date:October 2014
Contract duration: 1 ½ years
Gross internal floor area:10,000m²
Form of contract and/or procurement: Lot by lot
Total cost: €39million (£31million)
M&e consultant: n/a
Quantity surveyor: Dr.-Ing. Stephan Dworok
Planning supervisor: Artprojekt & David Chipperfield Architects
Lighting consultant: Open
Main contractor: n/a
Selected subcontractors and suppliers: Open
Annual co2 emissions: Tbc