Schedlberg, Contemplation House (C3 no.408)


Peter Haimerl . Architektur

C3 no.408 / pp.14-31 (18 pages)



Schedlberg, Contemplation House _ Peter Haimerl . Architektur

Arnbruck, Germany, 2018

A dilapidated Bavarian farmhouse is refurbished to continue its narrative as a contemplative space
The traditional farmhouses near Schedlberg in the Bavarian Forest, with their strong character, are embedded in the harsh, east Bavarian landscape. Only a few still exist today. As symbols of an older, less wealthy era, that people wanted to forget about, most of them were demolished, but a small number survived as open-air-museums. Others still were forgotten about and left to decay on their own. […]