architecture: residences

Lozenets Residence, Sofia

Sofia, Bulgaria

Building type:
Office Building and Luxury Apartments
Surface: 6 500 m²
Client: Private
Project: 2014

The building is situated in the central district of Lozenets, Sofia, on a square next to a university and in front of the Theological Seminary. Residence “Lozenets” is the representative Head Office of a big construction and real estate holding.

The entrance hall and a huge multipurpose hall with a height of seven meters are situated on the ground floor. The underground level is divided between a parking space and the secondary serving spaces. On the upper floors are situated the offices and several luxury apartments, all four-meter-high. The main staircase is a spiral around an atrium with above sky daylight.

The main facade is in a monumental pyramidal composition rhythmed by huge oval stone columns and double-skin ornamented glass with patterns called “elbetitsa”, inspired by the ancient Bulgarian tradition.

The silhouette of the building is original and outstanding, thus creating a memorable landmark in this central part of the Bulgarian capital.