(1967) SIF Residential Scheme

client : Société d'Investissements Fonciers / A.R Hourie Enterprises
typology : Residential
services : Planning, Architecture, Interior Design
where : Beirut, Lebanon

Retrospective 1961-1970 video: https://www.instagram.com/accounts/login/?next=/p/CO84FiaDiCV/

Completed in 1970, the 65,000 sqm 16 story SIF Residential Building was part of an initial master plan of six towers with sweeping views over the Mediterranean Sea and Mountains. Housing 186 upscale apartments ranging between 260 to 600 sqm, the design adopted for the first time on Beirut the use of fair-faced concrete.