Architecture renovation project in the Finca Alcaidesa Sotogrande

Architecture renovation project in the Finca Alcaidesa Sotogrande

Renewal of listed building the national park of Alcideas.

May 2019

Sotogrande -listed building deep in the heart of the finca de Alcideas national park

This fabulously country estate designed by world famous Spanish Architect in the 1960s and completely renovated by Architect Bdarley falconer sits in the heart of the national park of Sotogrande  the national park of Alcideas. The aim was to keep the integrity of the original property but add a modern envelope. Working with the buildings  spaces to further advance their connection to the natural and aspect of the natural park. The new renovation project was sympathetically completed aiming to  still keep the original feel of the property but make the space fit for modern living. The Architect from https://www.bmsotogrande.com/architecture had the great pleasure of working on a  property situated in the estate of Finca Alcaidesa, which belongs to the Andalusian Regional Government, is one of the borough’s best kept secrets. The park borders the north east of Pinar del Rey Pine Woods. This is an incomparable enclave, very close to Sotogrande, Los Alcornocales Nature Park and Gibraltar, where you will find enjoy unforgettable days in unspoiled, natural surroundings.

 

LOCATION / CONTEXT: Land Area 10,827m2

This property is located in the National Park known as “La Alcaidesa”. Access is via an asphalted gated private road. The property is set in an elevated position

 

The project was to take the existing structure and add modern touches to the end. The property has a full makeover with a modern bathroom, microcement floor and moving the kitchen to integrate better integrate it into the property. to the property.The patio was open up to enhance the view to the surrounding countryside. Floor to ceiling sliding door replaces outdated one and gives a new life to this stunning Modern Building. The Architect brought out the original fireplaces to make the a stunning feature in the property and to draw one eye to the various feature areas. The property now has a wonderful flowing open space complement by private bedroom with modern en/suite bathrooms. 

 

The outside area has been managed with the same attitude to conservation and the 2 circular pools have further been enhanced as they are a major element in the design. In addition the house have been brought up to date and are now prefect  spaces for guests to enjoy