Art Nouveau charm, urban sophistication, proof of a good taste – it is a building in the very heart of Riga, on the corner of Brīvības and Dzirnavu streets, a fully renovated masterpiece of the Art Nouveau architecture. It was designed in 1907 by the outstanding architect Konstantīns Pēkšēns, giving the building cultivated forms and restrained elegance and harmoniously combining the beauty with function. It once served as a commercial building, accommodating a bank and shops, while ministers and diplomats resided in the apartments.
The high artistic value of the building also has been appreciated by the UNESCO experts, who have included it into the World Cultural Heritage list. The building, renovated in 2015, has become the Brīvība’s Apartments, retaining their historic charm in combination with quality modern conveniences.
If you have always imagined living in an art work, then apartment in Brīvība’s Apartaments may make your dream a reality. Each of the 17 exclusive apartments is designed as a unique masterpiece, so that its residents could enjoy unequalled atmosphere and sophisticated feeling of home. Experienced specialists from the design studio XCELSIOR and the talented designer Baiba Ripa were involved to ensure that each apartment acquires a special character, retaining its original Art Nouveau features, combined with modern interior.
It is the elegance of historic values, which has obtained new appeal by modern technologies and contemporary conveniences. Spacious and sunny rooms with high ceilings, fresh indoor climate, scenic view to the trees of Esplanade Park and golden domes of the Cathedral are only some of the conveniences of Brīvība’s Apartments. Yet even in the busy streets of Riga centre you can find peace and quiet here, ensured by the skilfully built, thick brick walls.