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The pleasures of sophistication

An exercise in style and a great technical feat: this distinctive chalet restricted to a small footprint forms an original kind of connection, a discreet link between heaven and earth. It features several basement floors, within the entrails of the Savoyard earth. The subtle way the construction rises out of the ground masks the spectacular and invisible side of this chalet. Inside, generous use of marble and stone (featured in pleasing abundance in the bathrooms and steam bath) underlines the sophistication of the surroundings, which give off an atmosphere of luxury and serenity.

Project details

  • Meets the new French Local Urban Development standards
  • Reinforced-concrete structure
  • Soil-nailed walls
  • Traditional timber framework
  • Brushed-fir façades and exterior woodwork
  • Fir joinery
  • Italian Pietra di Luserna roof tiles
  • Façades featuring bar-style Morgaix stone
  • Retaining walls made of local stone
  • Balconies and terraces made of ipe (exotic wood)
  • Exterior hot tub
  • Brushed-fir interior fittings
  • Fine marble-stone features
  • Wool carpets
  • Decorative fireplace featuring bar-style stone
  • Decorative lighting appliances
  • Staircase with cast-iron banister
  • Contemporary steam room in Zimbabwe black granite
  • Spa area featuring cold-water and hot-water pools
  • Equipped modern kitchen
  • Crestron-type home automation and audio/video systems
  • Massage room
  • Smoking room and wine-tasting room
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