Architect Federica Scalise renovated a tiny rooftop flat on the coast of Alimos aiming to the maximum space optimisation possible while incorporating multifunctional custom-made furniture and restoring the apartment’s original architectural features.
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Locally known as ‘δώμα’, small rooftop flats are characteristic of the Athenian landscape.
It is also the case for this 23sqm studio on the coast of Alimos, remodelled to create a micro-apartment focusing on optimising all the available space.
The new custom kitchen, integrated into the living room, comes with a shelving system, to create a multifunctional wall that conceals the new built-in bedroom; here, the platform bed is complete with hidden storage and drawers.
In the living area, the space is defined by a custom pine furniture that allows extra storage and works as a dining bench as well as a chaise lounge. Original materials as the wooden floor and concrete beams are brought back on surface and integrated with the new additions.
Facts & Credits
Project title A tiny flat in Alimos
Typology Interiors, Renovation, Refurbishment
Location Alimos, Athens, Greece
Architect & Supervisor Federica Scalise
Carpentry / Woodwork Andreas Moutsanas, Dimitris Vickatos
Photography Yannis Drakoulidis