Architect in Charge: Helder Pereira Coelhoo
Architects: Miguel Meira e Rita Ortiz
Functionality: Services / Commerce
Location: Alcântara, Lisbon, Portugal
Photography by: Architecture Tote Ser
Client: Ana Chocolates
Architectural design of a store, specifically destinated for chocolate.
The store space already existed in the Mercado Rosa Agulha was already prepared with water, electricity and sewage.
Following the commercial space presented, a solution was proposed to adapt the existing space for a new function, which relates to the sale of chocolate products.
The proposal introduces to this space the following adaptations:
AThe solution found answers the claims of the basic functions of a Chocolate Shop, adding to this project a refrigerated and vented display case at the counter.
The work has an assembling nature, because the store was already supplied of water, electricity, sewerage services and the walls and floor coverings. The intent of this project is to rehabilitate the empty space of the store, valuing its connection to the Municipal Market.