Modular House / A6A

Modular House / A6A - Fence, Facade, Windows, Courtyard
© A6A / Nathan Louërat

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Talence, France
  • Architects: A6A
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  160
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2019
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    Manufacturers:  AutoDesk, Adobe, Google, Weber
Modular House / A6A - Facade
© A6A / Nathan Louërat

Text description provided by the architects. A modular home, the classic Bordeaux house redesigned. The client wish was to make the most of a long plot, formerly occupied by a dilapidated house, to make it a house for rent where each room has its own bathroom and shares common areas.

Modular House / A6A - Facade
© A6A / Nathan Louërat

The new project is aligned to the street by a planted portico open on a patio, it aligns itself to the height of the current construction to wedge with those of the neighbors, so as to maintain the street sequence today.

Modular House / A6A - Windows, Facade
© A6A / Nathan Louërat

The first front is divided into two parts, on one side the pedestrian entrance with the parking, covered by a wooden terrace, and on the other a green space with a tree and climbing vegetation. The entrance gantry is closed on its lower part by a steel grid, one half is fixed and the other slides. Above this portico is placed a large plantation who acts guardrail for the terrace upstairs.

Ground floor plan

The level of the garden is a little lower than that of the street, this feature allowed to build the project from a section where each floor is positioned half above the other. The staircase becomes a centerpiece that emerges in half-steps. Garden side to the north, each room has a large window, while in the south the living room opens onto the terrace upstairs by a sliding bay the width of the house.


Contemporary construction integrates into its environment by its reminders of horizontal lines, its heights and its materiality. A traditional coating with lime uniformizes the whole, a careful work was conducted to give a particular texture where the gesture of the man gives all its character to this material.

Modular House / A6A - Handrail
© A6A / Nathan Louërat

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Cite: "Modular House / A6A" 13 Jun 2019. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

© A6A / Nathan Louërat

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