Château Cantenac Brown

An eco-responsible winery

Château Cantenac Brown, 3rd Grand Cru Classe 1855, has entrusted Atelier Philippe Madec with the construction of a new winery with vat room and harvest hall, following a resolutely frugal approach.

> Refurbishment and extension of the existing buildings,
> Raw organic and local geosourced materials: timber, stone and earth,
> No glue, no cement, screw pile foundation and clay concrete slab,
> Vertical insulation made of straw from organic farming and interior facing in BTC (compressed earth brick)
> New facade walls in adobe, stone and wood,
> Vault of the cellar in BTC, bearing a framework and cover,
> Climatic well for the winery,
> Natural ventilation and natural light wherever desirable,

> Atelier Philippe Madec & associés,
> The Sommer environment ,
> C&E structures,
> Amàco earthworks,
> Ingérop bet all trades,
> Stéphane Faure, economics