Our client’s aim is to make retirement l iving enjoyable and comfortable, while honoring the dignity of residents and their physical, social, psychological and spiritual wellbeing. dwp|suters embraces these ideals to design a redevelopment which engenders a community spirit where everyone is valued.
The two stage redevelopment consolidates recently acquired l and into the existing retirement village. The first stage comprises 16 new units, parking and services. The second stage provides a further 10 new units plus extra community facilities including a multipurpose hall, a café, kitchen and offices. The new development offers contemporary, apartment style facilities with discreet measures to support residents’ needs. Our brief includes planning and design of both internal and external spaces. Our design solution incorporates a central courtyard for residents to relax and socialise and establishes safe, pedestrian friendly accessible pathways to encourage mobility and community interaction.
client Christophorus House Retirement Village
location Sydney, NSW, Australia
project value $11.7 million
size 26 ILU