" The feeling of enchantment is immediate. Calon Ségur is a pearl which has designed its own jewellery case.
This walled estate, in which tranquillity has made its home, protects and preserves its vineyard, its 18th century chartreuse, its gardens and chapel.
We are careful not to disturb this order, which appears so natural that its rigour is underplayed, becoming organic and subtly muted; and yet the place buzzes with activity. The intimacy and mystery of the place must be preserved at all costs.
Each home possesses its own language. This property immediately speaks to me. This architectural project could be a metaphor for the making of wine. It can be expressed in the same terms. We marvel, analyse, let mature, decant, structure, blend, wait patiently, taste… I search for the taste of the memory which shaped the place, so as to capture and preserve its soul, the anchoring point between the history of men and the passing of time, which you can feel but cannot define completely.