Toutes à l’école Student House
Phnom Penh, Cambodia, multifunction room / kitchen, Completed 2018
Phnom Penh, 90 000 sqm , Residential
Schematic design 2016
The transformation of an existing into a student house with a modest and integrated rooftop extension, a simple pitched roof volume covered with white rustic lime render and bespoke wooden shutters. The rooftop host a community space. A light metal escape staircase was added in the event of a fire.
‘Economical housing should be smart and sustainable yet beautiful. It was important to use inexpensive local materials and emphasize on beautiful craftsmanship.’