restoration of FF house

The commission shall give effect to the Convention between the Italian and the French State in 2005, aimed at determining the necessary actions for environmental restoration and landscape of the Villa, the maintenance of school activities and the promotion of initiatives and cultural projects.
The condition of the historic villa, hosted activities and relationships with the urban context, they define a role of great importance: as a historical system-environment overlooking the Villa Borghese to the Tiber, as a visual connection between the Aurelian Walls and the area Flaminia – Fine Arts, as the connection between cultural institutions and museums. The Villa will require an organic and systematic recovery is on open spaces that structures built on, and promotion of a conscious use of its historical value, environmental and urban development.
The restoration project has been organized according to different processes: framing urban and raised buoyancy current, historical and landscape studies and reconstruction of historical transformations, nature studies and identification of areas of greatest value and decay; surveys of buildings, reconstruction of the transformations main and verification with respect to the principal regulations, read the forecast planning, identification of actions for the rehabilitation, the predictions of structure and categories of intervention, deepening of knowledge and planning required.

The project examines both the open spaces and paths constructed in a systematic set of actions and interventions for the protection and regeneration:

free areas are subject to very little or no modifications, modest changes are planned for restoration or for situations already compromised by reconfiguring;
the different areas are subject to accessibility differentiated according to the different susceptibility to fruition. In particular, the areas north to Villa Giulia are subject to visits to the archaeological and natural heritage in accordance with the directions of the Superintendent;
interventions on the buildings and the categories of intervention are defined with the dual purpose of contributing to the recovery center and the redevelopment dell’edificato buoyancy, and to contribute to the recovery of the villa as a whole is to ensure the correct operation of school activities;
according to the values ​​found are provided for different categories of intervention by the restoration, functional adaptations, the reconfiguration and renovations, demolitions and reconstructions, demolitions (in cases of deteriorated structures built and not used);
distances are redefined as the internal pedestrian axes, and driveways only for reasons of service or emergency; the internal paths are reconfigured according to the original paving.

The project has been defined taking into account the discussions between the Customer, the design team and representatives of municipal and state institutions involved.