Youth hostel Groeningeheem
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Existing community center and youth hostel
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Existing situation: the current position of the youth hostel fragments the open space and creates a lot of residual spaces.
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Step 1: demolition of the existing sports hall to make space for a new hostel. The new sports hall is connected to the community center.
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The old hostel can be demolished. Remains an open space
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Renovation of the community center
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We suggest to reunite the new recreation space with the monastery garden to create a new park area for the neighborhood.
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Site plan
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Longitudinal section
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Objective: a compact zero-energy building with the perforation rate of the walls according to their orientation
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Flexible typical floor-plan
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Plan level 0
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View towards reception
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Plan level +1
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View towards lobby
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Section
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Youth hostel + masterplan,
Groeningeheem

Competition , 2011
Youth hostel + masterplan,
Groeningeheem

Competition , 2011

Area : 3 425 m²
Budget : 520 278 €
Client : City of Zonnebeke, Dexia nv

Team
Alexander Dierendonck
Isabelle Blancke
Pierre de Brun
CornĂ© Schep
Sara Callebaut

Consultants
Boydens - Technical engineering
COBE - Structural engineering

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