Hauskomolex with green spices up the architecture of a whole district in Lyon on
Green Cascade is a complex of 100 units in 3 arrondissement of Lyon. He sharply differs with its modern architecture from the appearance of the other buildings in the area. The residential complex was designed by the Atelier de la Passerelle.
An old and non-working factory in a great and very efficient residential buildings had been turned into the project.
Modern living and sustainable building
It is open and airy and features much garden space. The green areas have been integrated into the General design great. It has also ensured that the gardens get much sunlight.
Factory produced the cellar Dorian used small metal parts for engravings and textile prints. Green Cascade has given this place a completely new meaning.
On the site of an old, non-working factory
Now we have 100 apartments, which have been distributed in a total of five buildings. It has five at the front and a smaller one, which is located inside.
Most urban buildings show the architecture of fortresses. The homeowners go to the street and a courtyard formed between them. The plan by Atelier de la Passerelle offers more space for movement and landscaping. Still, one has better views and daylight.
Space for movement and landscaping
All Windows have been are shaded and so designed that the Interior is cooler. The good insulation reduces the loss of energy. In addition you get not so much noise from the neighbouring apartments.
Against the rain it protects by means of appropriate wood constructions off. To shield Penthouse and apartments inside, first and foremost that positioned higher.
Modern architecture is called sustainable building
All apartments have large terraces and flexible internal living space which can be adapted to the personal needs.
The gardens and courtyards were designed by the Atelier Anne Gardoni. They were created so that they can again put to use rain water. Still seen in many small quiet towns within the architecture plan, where you can enjoy the nature and the freshness of the outdoor area.
The ceiling of the House with Stonecrop (Sedum) are planted.
Residential complex plan