Tervajärvi forest chapel

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Location:
Lempäälä, Finland
Client:
Lempäälä Parish
Category:
Building design
Size:
50m²
Year:
2016-2020
Status:
Completed

Tervajärvi Forrest Chapel

The chapel is built by volunteers. The glulam timber structure chapel is based on a new approach to traditional timber structures.

Finnish Wood as a Main Material

The materials are chosen based on the site environment, lifespan and ecological values. The facades and the roof is tarred siberian larch, floor material is concrete and interior is spruce.