A Building with a Classic Soul

Born in 1886, Alexandre Herculano 41 is a majestic residential building typical of the late 19th century development, built during Lisbon’s urban expansion at the turn of the century. This ve- oor building is nestled amongst a block of six residential buildings. It boasts the signi cant structural changes and innovative building techniques that were introduced at the time, such as the alterations to the Pombaline cage design.