Stephane has found this architectural site in the South of Belgium, not far from the French border.This building neighbors ‘Grand Hornu’, another crazy architectural site, which was formerly a complex of charcoal. Stephane wonders if it is a shopping center or a factory.
Self-portrait with the architecture behind. More photos here.
It is a specialist primary and secondary school, It was funded by the French community. According to the director it is very expensive because in winter it is difficult to heat.
I first thought it was a “coal kingdom”. See here why :