La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault

La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault

La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Windows, WaterfrontLa Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Table, Chair, BeamLa Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Image 4 of 16La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Chair, Beam+ 16

Shawinigan, Canada
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area :  3200
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year :  2016
  • Photographs
    Photographs :Maxime Brouillet
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers :  Groupe concept PV, Shalwin, Solū Custom Hardwood
La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Windows, Waterfront
Courtesy of Atelier Pierre Thibault

Text description provided by the architects. La Grande passerelle is designed for a young family wishing to enjoy a peaceful lifestyle on the shores of a scenic lake in Quebec, Canada. Two volumes of wood anchored against a gentle slope generate a luminous inner courtyard delimited by the forest. The first, acting as a screen to the street, contains a luminous training room, located under the garage, which overlooks the private courtyard.

La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Table, Chair, Beam
© Maxime Brouillet
La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Chair, Beam
© Maxime Brouillet

Below, a second volume comprising the rooms seems to float above the fully fenestrated ground floor. The connection between the two volumes of wood is made by a large footbridge which penetrates the interior spaces of the house and projects itself towards the lake. The visitors reach the residence by the upper floor to discover step by step the living room, the kitchen and finally the lower level that opens generously on the backyard and the dock. The play of transparency connect the different rooms of the house to the lake that the family can contemplate from all places.

La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Image 4 of 16
Courtesy of Atelier Pierre Thibault
Floor Plan
La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault - Facade, Deck, Beam, Courtyard
Courtesy of Atelier Pierre Thibault

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Cite: "La Grande Passerelle / Atelier Pierre Thibault" 02 Jan 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/802518/la-grande-passerelle-atelier-pierre-thibault> ISSN 0719-8884

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