Cohen House

BRU15 Cohen House
Name Cohen House
Address Avenue Franklin Roosevelt 60
City/Neighborhood Brussels
  • Modernism

Original use
  • Habitat

Year 1928
Architect(s) and/or artist(s)
  • Jasinski Stanislas
  • Van de Velde Henry

Beautiful mansion in Modernist style.

Designed by architects Henry Van de Velde and Stanislas Jasinski in 1928, for industrialist Georges Cohen.

Very balanced facade with central entrance door and large windows, in a perfect 3 by 3 symmetry.

Entrance door surrounded by a wide hardstone frame with three rhythmically narrow windows on either side.

Building currently occupied by an embassy (2021).

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