Location: Peñafiel, Valladolid, Spain
Principal use: Winery
Client: Bodegas Protos
Site area: 7,500 m2 (80,72974 ft2)
Interior area: 18,980 m2 (204,2983Λ ft2)
Total build area: 23,090 m2 (248,53872 ft2)
Design period: June 2003 -October 2006
Construction period: October 2006 -September 2008
Richard Rogers is the latest in a long line of world-acclaimed architects who have turned their hand to the design of wineries, thanks to an industry that has come to recognize the potential marketing gains signature buildings can bring by raising the profile of a brand.
Peñafiel, a small village near Valladolid in Castille, northern Spain, has been home to Bodegas Protos since 1927 ...