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Extension of the Hofmatt primary school . Gelterkinden

haller gut . Extension of the Hofmatt primary school. Gelterkinden afasia (1)

haller gut . photos: © Alexander Gempeler

The comb-like Hofmatt primary school was built in 1950 by the Basel-based architect Max Schneider and is a worthy example of its era. The requirement for eight additional classrooms necessitated the creation of more room. This has been implemented in a simple manner as an additional, finger-shaped extension. The central element of the extension is the new connecting structure, which extends the existing covered walkway leading to the new building while also serving as the new main entrance. The floor plan of the two-storey building is based on that of the existing structure. Continue reading haller gut