Gallery: The Hague’s Stadskantoor Leyweg by Uytenhaak Architectenbureau...

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Unmistakable and powerful, The Hague's Stadskantoor is a striking geometric landmark within the Dutch city's Leyweg dependence. Designed by Uytenhaak Architectenbureau, its triangular plan is filled with internal and external windows that promote cross-ventilation, making the structure very energy-efficient. Home to a municipal services, an information area, a library, a wedding hall, a restaurant, a conference center, offices and some apartments on the higher floors, this iconic structure was created to revitalize a forgotten area of the historic city.

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