Atelier de sculpteur

Written by Antony Templier

Workshop realized in total self-construction as an extension of an existing stone mazet. The chestnut pole-beam structure is filled with several bio-sourced insulators: bales of organic spelt straw, bulk of lavender and lightened mortar made from crushed lavender. Reuse of old wood and recycled wooden windows. Part of the workshop includes a level and is […]

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City:Portes-en-ValdaineCompletion:2014-07-16Type of Construction:Straw infill in a non-load-bearing substructurePossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Copyright:Jean Claude Baudon
Residential acreage:300m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects France,
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Workshop realized in total self-construction as an extension of an existing stone mazet. The chestnut pole-beam structure is filled with several bio-sourced insulators: bales of organic spelt straw, bulk of lavender and lightened mortar made from crushed lavender. Reuse of old wood and recycled wooden windows. Part of the workshop includes a level and is used as a dwelling.

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Antony Templier