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Refurbishment in Architecture

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Serge Baranx School Refurbishment / Pierre Marsan

  • 01:00 - 6 September, 2014
Serge Baranx School Refurbishment / Pierre Marsan
Serge Baranx School Refurbishment / Pierre Marsan, © Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

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© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

Text description provided by the architects. The Monfort en Chalosse project consists of the redevelopment of a standardized secondary school composed of several heterogeneous buildings.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

The insertion of few intentionally synthetic design building and the conscious use of materials create an architectural link at the scale of the city within the vast landscape.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin

The landscaping alternates permeable and water retention areas that makes use of roof rain water for water management within the site. This project also includes the development and implementation of appropriate, fun signage to access the premises.

Site Plan
Site Plan

Within an occupied site, this project required very careful phasing of the works over a period of 18 months to follow a planned sequence during school holidays.

© Arthur Pequin
© Arthur Pequin
Location to be used only as a reference. It could indicate city/country but not exact address. Cite: "Serge Baranx School Refurbishment / Pierre Marsan" 06 Sep 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/541844/serge-baranx-school-refurbishment-pierre-marsan/> ISSN 0719-8884