Maison Feuillette

Antony Templier
Written by Antony Templier

This building is the oldest wooden and straw construction in the world. Built in 1920, it was bought in 2013 by the National Centre for Straw Construction (CNCP). It is a symbol of the durability of this construction technique. More than 80 years ahead of its time, it complies with the 2005 thermal regulations!

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City:MontargisCompletion:1920-01-01Type of Construction:Straw infill in braced load-bearing structurePossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Copyright:CNCP
Residential acreage:110m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Infill Construction, Projects France, Straw Bale Lighthouse Project,
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This building is the oldest wooden and straw construction in the world. Built in 1920, it was bought in 2013 by the National Centre for Straw Construction (CNCP). It is a symbol of the durability of this construction technique. More than 80 years ahead of its time, it complies with the 2005 thermal regulations!

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Antony Templier

Antony Templier