In an exceptional location, at the top of luxurious Avenida da Liberdade of Lisboa, the iconic Diário de Notícias building is located, now the target of a remarkable and careful residential project.

Project Name: Diário de Notícias
Studio Name:
Contacto Atlântico
Project size: 1293 m2
Site size: 8657 m2
Completion date: 2020
Building levels: 8
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Photography: Contacto Atlantico

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Built in 1940, the bold and modernist building – with a trace of Pardal Monteiro and frescoes by Almada Negreiros – was the first built from scratch for a media organization, the newspaper Diário de Notícias, at the time already 76 years old.

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The rehabilitation project has 34 apartments with parking and preserves its facade as well as many other decorative elements and materials of the time. It has typologies from T0 to T5 and the areas vary between 47 and 408 m2.

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Thanks to a curated rehabilitation, the new living areas are still fully alive from its original famous newspaper offices, making the user feel like a part of the portuguese history. Diário de Notícias is a unique space where to live an exclusive experience, where to rewrite your own story.

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