Here’s your chance to own an apartment in Le Corbusier’s Cité Radieuse

            <img src="" border="0" /><em>A duplex apartment in Le Corbusier&rsquo;s Modernist icon La Cit&eacute; Radieuse has hit the market for &euro;598,000. [...]
This 140 sq m apartment sits on a high floor of the colourful Modernist landmark, built from béton-brut concrete and declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2016. The Marseille property is on the market via 20th and 21st century architecture specialists Architecture de Collection.

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Be it the béton brut appeal or the prospect of owning an appartement in the South of France, now's your moment to get both: a 1,500-square-foot unit on a higher floor in Le Corbusier's iconic Unité d’Habitation housing block in Marseille just hit the market, and it's pretty sweet. The asking price is €598,000 ($741,000).
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More interested in Corb's pre-Modernism oeuvre? Check out our From the Ground Up episode about his very first completed architectural design: Villa completed in 1906-1907 in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland.

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