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Clear Roof Breathes New Life Into Historic Spanish Church | Designs & Ideas on Dornob

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Ferran Vizoso Architects created a new roof for the building that gave it new life while preserving its historic presence. The roof is an enormous transparent skylight that fills the church’s interior with natural light.

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Old-Meets-New in Modern Renovation of An Old Church – Design Milk

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This neglected church, once part of the Sant Francesc Convent, was renovated by Catalan architect David Closes. Located in the town of Santpedor, Spain, it was the last building standing from the convent and was badly in need of repair. The project turned the former church into an auditorium and multifunctional space for cultural events.

Old Meets New in Modern Renovation of An Old Church in architecture  Category

Old Meets New in Modern Renovation of An Old Church in architecture  Category

Old Meets New in Modern Renovation of An Old Church in architecture  Category

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20 Spectacular Abandoned Mansions of the World | Urban Ghosts |

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All over the world, grand mansions, stately homes and other opulent residences that have fallen into ruin are reminders of an elegant past and the changing nature of the times. Underscoring both a rich history and the transience of existence, the reasons behind their abandonment may range from lost fortunes and changing fashions to war, violence and myriad other factors. Today, the crumbling remnants of these great houses serve as a window in time and offer urban explorers the opportunity to capture the ruins in all their glory. In this article, we’ll travel to 20 of the most impressive abandoned mansions across the world.

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