COLABA APARTMENT

Located in Colaba, South Bombay, this 3000 square foot apartment, is located in an old residential church enclave.

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Built around 85 years ago, the structure is load bearing external walls of brick and jack arches, supported by timber beams sitting on 4 Cast Iron columns, the majestic space are 15 feet high throughout.

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We were pleasantly surprised to find 6 feet dead air space over the shoddy false ceiling, when we visited the office that occupied the site, for the first time.

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The idea was to strip the site bare, restore, repair, and rework the space into a simple, airy home.to regenerate the atmosphere of the old building.

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The materials, we chose to work with were- KADAPPA STONE, TROWELLED CEMENT PLASTER, SALVAGED TEAK WOOD, TUNG OIL, OLD CARRARA STONE and BRASS IRON MONGERY.

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The furniture and lamps are antique of good pedigree and age, collected over the years by the lady of the house.

spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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spasm design · COLABA APARTMENT
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