The 18th watermills has gone through an important consolidation process preventing humidity. The volumes, that had been added throughout the years to the original construction, have been demolished. The functional distribution has been changed while the original heights have been maintained. The minimal philosophy that characterize the project is based on the contrast between light and dark, and on use of natural material typical of the area.
location: pavia – italy
date: from jan 2003 to mar 2004
design team: andrea devesa – elisa finoli
general contractor: coesi – f.lli livio furniture
photo: andrea tornaghi