Gallery: MOOARC Transforms a 15th Century Stone Barn Into a Light-Infus...

 
A radical retrofit undertaken by the architects of MOOARCH turned a 15th century stone barn into a contemporary light filled home on the foggy island of Guernsey. The British island, just off the Normandy Coast, has exceptionally mild weather, but sunshine is rarely in the cards. The retrofit and addition of the old stone building was infused with glass to encourage the meek natural light to penetrate the living space, creating a more comfortable space year round. With a bold modernist addition, and open and cheery converted living space, the La Concha House is a thoughtful and innovative approach to upgrading an existing stone building of another age.

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