Modesto Lafuente 26: Where Madrid looks into the future
Modesto Lafuente 26 is the impressive transformation of an old office building into a high quality residential development in the charming Ríos Rosas neighbourhood in Chamberí, where there is high demand for new homes.The development will comprise of 12 new apartments, including ground floor homes with private gardens and two spectacular duplex penthouses with terraces. Residents can also enjoy exclusive use of the 24 hour concierge, private parking including charging stations for electric cars, gymnasium and communal rooftop terrace.With its attractive new facade, Modesto Lafuente 26 will help to improve the urban landscape as well as contributing to the revitalisation of the local area. The building has been awarded the highest international sustainability BREEAM certification.The project is being developed by one of the most prestigious international architecture studios with strong ties to Madrid. Estudio Lamela has more than 60 years of experience in the city with emblematic works such as the Colon Towers and the T4 in Barajas Airport.Ríos Rosas is an up and coming neighbourhood which will soon be home to the Spanish headquarters of famous global communications group, WPP. Here a "Little Italy", which contains restaurants and delicatessens dotted around the fantastic Italian College building sits beside the modern tapas bars and restaurants along the street of Ponzano, the fashionable gastronomic hub of Madrid.
Airport 20 mins / Ruben Darío and various underground stationsHospitals: La Milagrosa / Clínico / Fundación Jiménez Díaz / La LuzSchools: I.E.Fortuny / Blanca de Castilla / British Council / Hermanos MaristasSorolla Museum