The Gardens Care Dwelling / Marge Arkitekter
Textual content description supplied by the architects. The design for “Gardens” has its background in up to date analysis that signifies aged folks’s well-being in care facilities is strongly correlated with enticing inexperienced out of doors environments and social interplay. Subsequently, necessary parameters in our spatial design had been to rearrange comfy properties for the aged with easy accessibility to their very own gardens, out of doors areas, and shared services.
The 2-story constructing proposal made it potential for them to enter gardens instantly on the bottom degree of atrium courtyards or by way of the beneficiant roof terraces on the second ground. From contained in the aged have visible contact with the courtyard gardens by way of massive window sections. This will increase the sense of safety and encourages their willingness to discover the out of doors surroundings and work together with others. Round corridors and particular person room items, we created customer facilities, widespread services, and shared areas to strengthen the sense of belonging and participation – a basic feeling of not being alone.
We imply that this fashion of organizing inside areas for the aged is crucial for dynamic social interplay between residents, workers, relations, and others. The facades dealing with the atrium courtyards have sturdy and sturdy wooden paneling which is low-maintenance and has a low environmental influence. This along with completely different panorama preparations of bushes, water, and crops within the courtyards creates an intimate and delicate environment with partaking qualities.
The outside of the constructing faces large-scale native industrial buildings, forests, and agricultural landscapes and is roofed with fiber cement patterns. The sample has completely different colours and shades corresponding with the brilliant tones of the encompassing inexperienced fields. The facade’s expression resembles a textile cross sew embroidered border that runs across the constructing.
The care heart, subsequently, has an exterior with a transparent id in a diversified surroundings and a monastery-like inside group with tactile and wise atrium courtyards. The constructing’s distinctive profile in an extraordinary on a regular basis context makes the architectural design a logo of a pretty and protected residing surroundings for the aged.