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  7. Ecole Maternelle de Chaource / Colomès + Nomdedeu Architectes

Ecole Maternelle de Chaource / Colomès + Nomdedeu Architectes

  • 00:00 - 4 July, 2010
Ecole Maternelle de Chaource / Colomès + Nomdedeu Architectes
Ecole Maternelle de Chaource / Colomès + Nomdedeu Architectes, © Guilhem-Ducléon
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  • Architects

    c. Colomès + f. Nomdedeu architectes
  • Location

    10210 Chaource, Francia
  • Cost

    € 1,500,000
  • Area

    1000.0 m2
  • Project Year

  • Photographs

Text description provided by the architects. Located in the heart of the Aube Forest, in a rural township, this public equipment is composed of 4 volumes, that have a geometric autonomy and were built in an environment-oriented spirit. The order was for the conception of a preschool as well as a premise for activities and a catering venue where services of the town of Chaource can gather and activities can take place.

© Guilhem-Ducléon
© Guilhem-Ducléon

The project gives a simple and direct answer to the program as well as to the location while offering a modern architecture that is open, colored with a minimal environmental impact. The structure of the building is made of wood and is conceived in a safe and clean construction and material-recycling strategy.

© Guilhem-Ducléon
© Guilhem-Ducléon

The constructions restrict the consumption of energy and take advantage in the renewable energies that are available in the department without degrading them, through the creation of a wood heater.

© Guilhem-Ducléon
© Guilhem-Ducléon

This building relies on its environment’s qualities.

© Guilhem-Ducléon
© Guilhem-Ducléon

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Cite: "Ecole Maternelle de Chaource / Colomès + Nomdedeu Architectes" 04 Jul 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884
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