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Breuillot's house / Bernard Quirot & Olivier Vichard

  • Architects: Bernard Quirot & Olivier Vichard
  • Location: Chenecey-Buillon, France
  • Architects: Bernard Quirot & Olivier Vichard
  • Collaborator: Delphine Tempesta
  • Structure: FDI, François Durant
  • Area: 135.0 sqm

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From the architect. Located in a small village 10 kilometers south of Besançon, the main town of the region « Franche Comté », this house was built far from the center of the village, up on the hill which dominates the river « Loue » and beneficiates of a clear and wide view . It was made for a single grandma' who takes care of her daughter's children every day. Bernard Quirot and Olivier Vichard have designed a contemporary mix between traditional ways of building houses (raw stone, wood for structure and ornemantation) and modern style (raw concrete, large windows, voluminous white spaces).

Place was preserved at most : trees were protected, the raw stones for wall's facing were found on the site. A strong presence on the construction site and a good understanding between the architects and the companies involved have been garanteed the perfect quality of the details and the delivery of the project in time.

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