By Holly – Categories: Homes, Interior Design and style, Kitchen, Living Space, Swimming Pool, Terrace
French architectural firm Debarre Duplantiers Associés has designed the Villa Seignosse.
Completed in 2013, this contemporary house is located at the edge of a large pine forest in Seignosse, France, and attributes a timeless Bauhaus-like facade.
Villa Seignosse by Debarre Duplantiers Associés:
“The house is set on the edge of Europe’s largest forest. Pine trees draw an irregular skyline at the horizon of Seignosse, the surfers’ hot-spot in the south west of France.
Facing not the sea but a pond on the south, the house contrasts with its surroundings by its orthogonal and white volumes. Open to nature, its facade protects the intimacy of its owners on the street side.
A large living space gathers an open kitchen and a flexible office space, even though setting a fireplace in the middle of a glazed facade. A big wooden deck extends the interior space to the garden and to the pool. Upstairs, the master bedroom enjoys a 360° view, with a south terrasse and a huge bathroom.
Bauhaus like facades freeze its architecture in a timeless zone. This solid and elegant architectural vocabulary might assist facing the ever altering nature, from surfing waves to green pine trees.”
Images by: Yohan Zerdoun