de Casp, 48
The best Barcelona building in 1900
the Calvets, a family of industrialists, decided to have a
new dwelling built in Barcelona, they did not hesitate on
two points: to commissioin the project to one of the best
known architects of the time and to choose a plot in the most
constructed the building in Casp Street, following the typology
characteristic of the houses of the period, with space for
the family business and for the residence of the owners and
with flats to rent.
owners were pleased with the result and Barcelona Town Council
was so enthusiastic that it designated Calvet House as the
best building in1900.