A BIOCLIMATIC HOUSE IN AURAY, BRITTANY, by A.TYPIQUE

In 2010, the plan started out as a house renovation.  However, when it was discovered that the state of the existing dwelling rendered this impossible, demolition and reconstruction became the point of departure for a new project.  The building plot is situated in a conservation area made up of medieval townhouses and various other period…

AN ORGANIC, BIOCLIMATIC HOUSE IN BRITTANY, by A.TYPIQUE

This house on the shores of the Golfe du Morbihan, not far from AURAY, was built using organic architectural principals with a concentration of green energy components for maximum efficiency without resorting to technical sophistication. Completed at the beginning of this year, the house is situated in a region benefitting from oceanic climate conditions. The…

HOUSE BUILT TO FRENCH 2012 ENERGY REGULATIONS NEAR SAINTE-ANNE D’AURAY, by A.TYPIQUE

This project, begun by another architect, was reworked in order to comply with RT 2012 energy regulations, starting with a combined wood and concrete frame. The plan was to build an energy efficient home in an environmentally protected area near the Sainte-Anne d’Auray Basilica – the third most important pilgrimage destination in France. The structure…