Projects / City Planning


Townhouses Falkenried / Conversion of an old Tram Depot into Flats,
Hamburg-Eppendorf

Competition 1st prize, 2000
German urban development award, 2004

Task: New construction of 50-60 houses in a historical context of an old tram depot in Hamburg Eppendorf.
GSA ca. 10,000 sq.m

Client: Townhouses GmbH

Assignment: 2000
Completion: 2003

The implication of historical substance into the building is used to create individual and imaginative room combinations that differ from todays monotony. 52 three to four storeyed buildings of varying sizes offer the possibility of condensed inner-city living with high quality free spaces and great individuality.