Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes

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Saint-Genis-les-Ollières, France
  • Architects: Y.Architectes
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  1100
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2019
  • Photographs
    Photographs:Brice ROBERT
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
    Manufacturers:  AutoDesk, GBE Innovation, Google
Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes - Windows, Facade
© Brice ROBERT

Text description provided by the architects. The project CHILHOOD HOME is located in Saint-Genis-Les-Ollières, Rhône, France. It's composed to a nursery, a recreation center and a maternel assistant's relay.

Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes - Windows
© Brice ROBERT

It was built in a residencial district, at the limit with the town center, and it creates links with others publics equipments. After an urban analysis, which reveals an urban pedestrian network linking the various public squares of the municipality, the project is developed as a continuity of the urban plot with two new public squares in front of each entrance of the equipment and a pedestrian way to link them.

Ground floor plan
Section 01

The first architectural principe is a game of various layers, with variations of acroteria, making it possible to make transition between the different surrounding typologies.

Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes - Windows
© Brice ROBERT

The building, made of concrete, imposes its form of a public equipment, while integrating in a subtil way in its environment. A white concrete facade frame lighten the overal shape, while highlighting the stamped concrete imitating the wood. Conversaly, all exterior doors are lined with wood to make them dissappear.

Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes - Facade, Concrete
© Brice ROBERT

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Address:Saint-Genis-Les-Ollières, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France

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Cite: "Maison de l’Enfance / Y.Architectes" 01 May 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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