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Divine Jaffa Apartment in Israel Restores Vaulted Walls to Their Former Glory

by , 08/12/11
filed under: Architecture



Jaffa Apartment, Israel, Pitsou Kedem, refurbished, natural stone, natural light, sustainable building, green building, eco-building, eco-design, Jaffa, Tel Aviv, Mediterranean Sea

Preserving the historical integrity of the Jaffa apartment was essential, so great care was taken to maintain both the exterior and interior stone. To give the apartment a more modern flair, stainless steel, iron and Corian were incorporated into the building’s partitions and openings, as well as in the furniture. Lovely black-rimmed windows let in all kinds of natural light, which combined with the sandstone’s superior thermal property gives this program that final sustainable edge!

+ Pitsou Kedem

images via Amit Geron

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