Residência Silva Rocha

Monument & Heritage Check location

Francisco Augusto Silva Rocha was born in 1864 and he was responsible of many Art Nouveau designs in Aveiro. This residence was built in 1904 and the ornamented façade is highlighted with curvy lines, a common feature in Art Nouveau.

In the ground floor the window and the door meet in an arch, decorated by palms and the two doors have a grid in forged iron with floral motives. There are several sets of tiles around the house, depicting peacocks and also flowers. The ceilings also have floral features, making this house fully inspired in Art Nouveau.

Contacts & Details

Rua do Carmo, 12-14 3800-161 Aveiro