Title: Charte Architecturale de Rochefort


Date: 1981

Publisher: Ville de Rochefort (en Charente-Maritime)




pp. 26, 55, 64-67.

Description: This manual seeks to guide the character of new development in Rochefort through an analysis of its historical patterns of building.

Assessment: This document provides urban design and architectural guidance for a number of the different areas built in Rochefort through its history. Strong graphics (in plan, elevation, axonometric, perspective, and photograph) aid what appears to be a thoughtful analysis. There are a number of sound principles/guidelines both for architectural details and for urban design.