St Yrieix

architect : Yves Cohen et Bruno Bejard
completed : 2015
nº of units : 25; 12 apartments et 13 houses
client : SA Le Foyer

This project in the Commune of Saint Yrieix sur Charente, consists of 25 dwellings divided into 12 apartments and 13 individual houses.
A purposely orthogonal architectural design with articulated volumes accentuated by the use of contrasting natural wood and render surfaces.<br>
The energy strategy uses solar domestic hot water production for the apartments, high-performance heat pumps producing heating and domestic hot water for the houses.