Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter transforms workshop right into Sagene Timber Profession

Style workshop Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter has actually changed a run-down woodworking workshop in Norway with a trine pastel-coloured condominiums called Sagene Timber Profession.

Situated in a back yard in north Oslo, the condominiums suit small timber-filled home organized throughout 3 degrees.

The advancement constructs and also inhabits a little website upon an existing woodworking workshop, which was partly destroyed because of its run-down problem.

Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter has actually finished Sagene Timber Profession

To transform the staying section of the workshop, Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter included a steel framework and also split the area right into 3 different residences making use of concrete wall surfaces.

” We needed to knock down every little thing inside since it was not in excellent problem,” engineer Quentin Desfarges informed Dezeen.

” So we executed the brand-new framework which is revealed concrete wall surfaces in between houses and also steel for the remainder of the framework.”

Pastel-coloured housing in Oslo
The triad of condominiums lie in north Oslo

Prepared side-by-side, the condominiums include nearly similar exteriors that are repainted in pastel tones of blue, environment-friendly and also pink.

3 big rectangle-shaped home windows on each exterior allow all-natural light right into the various degrees of the residences, while a rectangle-shaped opening structures sights from the top-floor terrace.

Exterior of Sagene Wood Trade by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter 
The structures inhabit a previous woodworking workshop

” The palette of the condominiums is based upon the acquainted colour scheme of Oslo’s older plaster-covered block structures,” Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter clarified.

Inside Sagene Timber Profession, the areas are spread out throughout different degrees, consisting of double-height areas and also mezzanine degrees. The bed rooms are put downstairs to permit the living locations to take pleasure in the sights from the top floorings.

Pink townhouse in Oslo
Sagene Timber Profession’s outside is light coloured

” The concept was to develop 3 upright residences, or condominiums, where bed rooms lie downstairs in a brilliant small and also effective means which host various household circumstances,” claimed Desfarges.

” Along with that, there are sporting chances to rearrange the areas according to their kind of lives.”

The downstairs bed rooms include wood floorings that attract from the website’s previous usage, in addition to white-painted and also revealed concrete accent wall surfaces. Smaller sized home windows were included in the reduced degrees of your homes to give personal privacy.

” The neighbors found before the south exterior were eager for your homes to not have huge home windows on the very first floorings,” claimed Desfarges.

Interior image of Sagene Wood Trade by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter 
3 rectangle-shaped home windows stress the exterior of each residence

” This charge made us believe that it would certainly be better to have living areas and also cooking areas on the leading floorings which give much better sights and also at the exact same time execute larger home windows higher, while bed rooms, with home windows that obtain smaller sized the additionally down you go, lie in the very first 2 floorings,” included Desfarges.

Over the bed rooms, the major home inhabit a huge open-plan space with a mezzanine degree attaching to a semi-outdoor terrace.

Photo of a kitchen by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter 
Each residence has an open-plan space

To assist split this area, the workshop made use of the stairs leading up to the mezzanine to note the various locations, which consist of a kitchen area, living space, and also eating location.

With the mezzanine degree put on hold over the space, the kitchen area and also eating location take pleasure in double-height sloping ceilings that supply a sensation of visibility within the small plan.

Interior photo of a kitchen and dining room at Sagene Wood Trade by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter 
A mezzanine ignores the kitchen area

Throughout Sagene Timber Profession’s insides, oak home furnishings and also cozy illumination comparison the cooler-toned revealed concrete wall surfaces and also pastel-hued outside of the residences.

” Inside, the prevalent use timber in the kitchen area, staircases and also flooring talks with the residential property’s previous usage, and also stands in cozy comparison to the strong concrete wall surfaces,” claimed the workshop.

Photo of a bedroom with a concrete wall
Rooms lie on the reduced degrees

Various other Norwegian residences lately included on Dezeen consist of a cross-shaped residence on a weekend break and also an island hideaway with exteriors made from wood offcuts.

The digital photography is by Ivar Kvaal.