Treyvaux Cabin / LVPH Architectes
Textual content material description provided by the architects. The house is located on the heights of the municipality of Treyvaux, on the agricultural space of the home homeowners. The choice to position the problem throughout the coronary heart of the plot was decided for causes related to the agricultural operation, the panorama character of the placement, and the traits of the terrain. The doorway is thru a walkway to the north.
On the first stage, the 2 bedrooms, bathroom, and utility room (diminished to the bare minimal) are organized throughout the doorway, staircase, and fireside. Upstairs, the kitchen is centrally located, in glorious symmetry, whereas the lounge and consuming room are organized according to preferences. Intensive benches lengthen this space within the course of the floor. Throughout the south, the 6 dwelling home windows slide into the facade due to a counterweight system, reworking this flooring right into a singular belvedere.
Utterly fabricated from picket, 7 frames be sure that the development of the facades, flooring, and roof. It rests on 14 concrete pilings, minimizing the footprint of the house and integrating it into the steep slope of the land. The house is completely self-sufficient. Consuming water comes from a water provide below the house. Electrical vitality is generated by the 63 photovoltaic panels on the roof. Additional vitality is saved in two batteries with a functionality of 10 kWh each. In winter, the manufacturing is supplemented by 12 further panels put in on the underside.
All through the rest of the 12 months, this arrange is moved according to the desires of the agricultural operation. Scorching water manufacturing is ensured by a heat pump water heater that draws vitality from the photovoltaic picture voltaic arrange. Wastewater is shipped to the manure pit of the agricultural operation below. Heating is provided by the one picket vary located throughout the coronary heart of the house. In summer season, the south overhang protects in opposition to direct daylight, and the 6 south-facing dwelling home windows could possibly be completely opened to sit back the air all through the night.