Breiavannet Park | Helen & Hard

Breiavannet Park designed by Helen & Hard, The project’s location, in the center of Stavanger’s historical wooden house district, produced interesting architectural challenges. With the district regulated as a special zone for preservation, the project aimed to knit the language of the local vernacular with that of contemporary architecture.

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The building was divided into three volumes creating a rhythm that echoes and interacts with the historic houses across the street. The roof forms terminate lower than might be expected, breaking up the volume and creating a relationship with neighboring houses. Wood siding has been used as a façade material while parti-walls and floors are constructed from concrete.

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Project Info:
Architects: Helen & Hard
Location: Stavanger, Norway
Client: Breiavannet Eiendom AS
Area: 880.0 m2
Project Year: 2009
Project Name: Breiavannet Park
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