Morchoisne Home / Depeyre Morand Architectures
Textual content description offered by the architects. The challenge consists of the extension on the west nook of an present home, situated within the middle of Bonvilliers, a small city within the French countryside.
An oblong parallelepiped is added to the prevailing façade to increase the dwelling house of the home. The extension is positioned in opposition to the classical structure of the prevailing home, with a uncooked and minimalist design. The connection of the completely different masonry supplies creates homogeneity.
On the south facade, a part of the prevailing façade is pierced and prolonged. A 10m broad bay window frames the view: the countryside extends in the direction of the horizon and fields change in keeping with the seasons.
On the west façade, the extension is situated 3m from the prevailing façade. A bay window provides a view of the backyard of the home and a window onto the farmyard.
The entire constructing is constructed of uncooked concrete. The joineries are in darkish aluminum, and all of the home windows are of fastened bays aside from the one giving onto the courtyard.
Inside, the inside is preserved as it’s throughout the reduce, as a approach of archiving the historical past and traces of the constructing.