A protégé of Norman Foster overhauls a grand house in Berlin, bringing it into the modern age. To see more of Thomas Kröger’s work, go to Before and After: A Renovated Barn by a Berlin Star Architect.
Above: The formidable facade.
Above: The grand entryway has an original coffered ceiling with walls painted an oceanic blue.
Above: An original carved fireplace anchors the living room.
Above: Shades of blue run throughout the interiors.
Above: A side room painted white with a sculptural fireplace.
Above: The kitchen seating area has a half-blue wall.
Above: The modest kitchen area has blue-painted cabinetry.
Above: A yellow-tiled stairwell.
Above: The master bedroom has capacious built-in closets.
Above: The monumentally scaled master bathroom.
Above: A child’s bed tucked in a nook.
See more of Thomas Kröger’s work at TKA.
For another grand house reimagined, go to A Fairy-Tale Castle in Belgium, Architects’ Version.