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  7. New Weiach Kindergarten / L3P Architekten

New Weiach Kindergarten / L3P Architekten

  • 01:00 - 4 September, 2014
New Weiach Kindergarten / L3P Architekten
New Weiach Kindergarten / L3P Architekten, © Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

© Sabrina Scheja © Sabrina Scheja © Sabrina Scheja © Sabrina Scheja + 34

  • Project Team

    Martin Reusser, Boris Egli, Markus Müller, Frank Schäfer
  • Constructor

    Schule Weiach
  • Landscape Designer

    Bütikofer Schaffrath Landschaftsarchitekten
  • Wood Construction Planer

    Legniplan gmbh, Ernst Kropf
  • Building Engineer

    Lucio Schiavi + Partner AG
  • Building Physicist

    Wichser Akustik & Bauphysik AG
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© Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

Text description provided by the architects. Diverse operational and economic considerations led to the development of a new kindergarten on the north side of the already existing primary school in Weiach. The new development was realised from pre-fabricated wooden elements.

© Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

A child-friendly, delicate façade made from artificial lawn naturally moulds into the colour tones of straw gold, red kraut and olive green in the rural village centre and stimulates playful dialogue.

Floor Plan
Floor Plan

The rooms are aligned along a central atrium in a flowing progression through diverse building components: entrée, cloakroom, kindergarten classroom, play area, material and group room.

© Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

The room sequence rises gently over a short flight of stairs ending at the upper-most room, the group room, which at the same time also covers the entrée area below. A stairwell leads back down to the entrée and so closes the circular course.

© Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

The novel circular course through the building allows diverse insights and perspectives of the building, leading to a distinctive adventure.

© Sabrina Scheja
© Sabrina Scheja

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Cite: "New Weiach Kindergarten / L3P Architekten" 04 Sep 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/542780/new-weiach-kindergarten-l3p-architekten/> ISSN 0719-8884