Corbusierhaus Berlin e.V.
The Unit d'Habitation (Typ Berlin)
is one of the five
high-rise buildings built by the architect le
Corbusier. The building was planned for the international exposition
of modern living "Interbau 1957" in
Hansaviertel, a part of the
district of Berlin-Tiergarten, however due to the height of 17 floors
it had been placed near Olympic
Stadion in the district of
Charlottenburg in the years 1957- 1958.
The building contains 530 apartments
withhin reachable by 10 corridors,
called interior streets which ran the length of the building
from one end to the other.
The house, built on pylons, is 53
meters high, 141 meters long and 23
Remarkable are the widely visible
horicontal bands of loggias with
their coloured facade elements.
Since 1995 the building is under