The house, located in a residential area on the outskirts of Arras, is implanted along its northern adjoining limit, and slips delicately alongside a beautiful existing tree. It offers the entire length of its southern side in the light and garden view.
The design of the house includes from the early studies, a thorough examination of constructive economy, to match with the couple’s tight budget, architectural desires and quality of space. The living space is simply organized around the typology of the house in a row, all parts of the house are completely open to the garden.
The wood frame, both structure and façade, gives rhythm to the frontage and accompanies the outdoor gangway covered with sun protection cap.A terrace built on stilts at the edge of the house, is a continuation of the living space. The slope of the plot d is used to raise the house of 80cm, and offer views towards the garden.