The old factory of “Galletas Richaud Hermanos” was renovated into a family residence. Richaud Arquitectura designed this old factory as a residence without losing its originality from the factory.
Also, here is the story of Fiat’s Lingotto Factory from a factory to a racetrack for those who are interested in it.
In the lobby walls were ‘tinted’ with green paste and pasta tiles were used to cover floors
The kitchen-bar countertops are made of tinted concrete and cast-in-place with recycled glass. masonry walls are uncovered to emphasize the age of the property
Terrace between walls, roofed by a floating ceiling
Original wooden beams that once supported the ceiling now suspended as decoration in the living-dining room
Dining Room from the 80´s house as the meeting point, remodeled, extended, and opened to the garden that now shares with the colonial building
The pool surrounded by great vegetation
Access from the guest room to the pool
Pre-existing colonial structures blending with the also pre-existing trees
The pool is conceived between open-air walls