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Råå Day Care Center / Dorte Mandrup

Råå Day Care Center / Dorte Mandrup

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Day Care  · 
Helsingborg, Sweden
  • Architects Authors of this architecture project Dorte Mandrup Arkitekter
  • Area Area of this architecture project
  • Project Year Brands with products used in this architecture project
    2013
  • Photographer Created with Sketch.
  • Unit

    m2
  • Engineering & Energy:

    Ramböll Sverige AB
  • Landscape

    Marklaget AB
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Text description provided by the architects. Råå Forskola, a kindergarten, is situated on the scenic beach between the old Råå School and the Sea/Øresund. The building is based on the surrounding landscape, with its flat slightly sloping dunes and the distinctive typology of the small fishermen houses.

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The institution comprises four groups of children, each with its own group room. The four group rooms identify themselves to the facade as gable of a fisherman house. Located between the gables are the common spaces. Large windows in the facade and roof create a close contact with the sea and the surrounding landscape, and provides ideal daylight conditions all year round.

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The group rooms are visually enclosed by “bookcase-walls” made of plywood. Together with the green floor they create a fluent spatial experience and consistency and transparency through the entire institution. The institution is linked to the existing school and in the connection a cave-like space for wardrobes are created.

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Sheltered from the Sea/Øresund toward the old school, a playground is situated. Facing the Sea/Øresund the natural flora of the beach has been replanted. The project has been a long time coming, beginning in 2008, in close dialogue with the future users.

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Originally published on 26 November, 2014.

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Address: Kustgatan 1, 252 70 Råå, Sweden

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Cite: "Råå Day Care Center / Dorte Mandrup" 31 Aug 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/570507/raa-day-care-center-dorte-mandrup-arkitekter/> ISSN 0719-8884
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