Cap Cotet Well being Heart / BAAS
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The mission arises from the will to qualify the inside house and to combine naturally with the dimensions of the surroundings. The complete program is situated at road stage, in a scheme of two traces of consultations framing a better room that receives north mild from a excessive window.
A traditional part of three naves, resembling that of a chapel, the place the gaze is directed in the direction of the sky. From the skin, the constructing provides only a few clues about its inside house and protects itself with its opacity from the street, responding to the privateness wants of the gear.
The entry route is gradual, inviting calmness. A porch welcomes the customer in a gesture of hospitality, increasing the road, the place an extended bench permits for relaxation and contemporary air within the shade. On the finish of the route, an inclined wall introduces you to the nave, accompanying you with tenderness, to find with some shock the richness and lightweight of the inside. The supplies used are conventional to the place: ceramic brick for the partitions and vault, concrete in its most austere situation, and varnished pine wooden.
Every thing is constructed by native artisans with the clear intention of lasting over time. Inside, the fabric and thickness of the partitions promote thermal inertia which, as has at all times been the case with conventional structure, favors a milder local weather. The constructing protects itself from the solar and ventilates naturally by opening the excessive home windows to the north, refreshing and renewing all the inside air.