willowdale retirement village

Courtney Gilmour aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

Willowdale Retirement Village integratedDESIGNgroup established five housing typologies that exceed the SEPP requirements and provide Gold Star rated liveable housing for a secure retirement village. The designs provide well proportioned and stately homes which defy their physical size and utilise shared vistas to redefine the backyard, opening up larger connected green spaces between the higher density planning without loss of …

willowdale clubhouse

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The Willowdale Clubhouse marks the entry to the new master planned community of Willowdale Retirement Village A thriving modern community that is the hallmark of Stockland’s direction in estate planning in Sydney’s South-West. The walkable village is developed as a garden estate, with a strong connection to place and landscape, the minimisation of hot hard surfaces and the creation of …

edensor park aged care facility

Brenton Jones aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

IntegratedDESIGNgroup continues their long standing relationship with Advantaged Care in the design of this 279 bed Edensor Park Residential Aged Care project. Consisting of two individual homes with their own `front doors’ and unique identities, both buildings address the community park, with their front doors leading directly to the facility reception and onto the communal areas which have been positioned …

prestons lodge aged care

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Prestons Lodge aged care Facility is another collaboration with Advantaged Care, providing 132 beds for the South-western Sydney community. The linear nature of the site provides excellent opportunity to access northern light, and develop a series of connected houses to avoid the potential of creating an elongated ‘institutional’ building. Civic and communal spaces break the building into sections providing transitional points in …

Bankstown Aged Care Yallambee Dementia Facility entrance

bankstown city aged care yallambee

Brenton Jones aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

A new dementia specific extension for Bankstown City Aged Care Yallambee facility in Revesby, NSW IntegratedDESIGNgroup were commissioned by Bankstown City Aged Care Yallambee to develop a new aged care building with a focus on good dementia design. The building presents as a collection of residences in the streetscape on an excavated basement car park. A residential style front door entry …

Oberon Aged Care Village

oberon village

Brenton Jones interiors, aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

A much needed facility for the country community of Oberon, this new aged care facility for Columbia Care seeks to provide a total of 88 places for a range of care types. This residential aged care facility (RACF) of 66 beds becomes the corner building establishing not only the identity for the site but marking the extent of the block …

barden lodge

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integratedDESIGNgroup were introduced to the project to work closely with the client to overcome a previous Land & Environment Court refusal including resident and council opposition. The result is a permeable building consisting of small communities interwoven between existing trees retained as part of the design. Designed to settle into the grain of the typical suburban streetscape, it appears as …

bondi waters

Brenton Jones aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

Following the council approval of a developed design in 2006, integratedDESIGNgroup was engaged to explore a series of feasibility, planning and services issues. With minimal adjustment to the approved envelope we increased yield, decreased shared ensuites, enhanced the communal areas and improved building servicing. Ultimately the design modifications provide for better services to the residents and therefore offer a dignity …

whitehall nursing home

Brenton Jones aged care and seniors living architecture Leave a Comment

Whitehall is an existing nursing home in Lindfield that has grown and expanded in a rambling and unplanned manner since the 1950’s around an existing 1920’s residence. integratedDESIGNgroup were engaged to redesign the front half of the building and determine the extent of renovation to the rear wing. Our brief was to make the facility feel like `home’, with larger …

uniting care seniors living masterplan

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Prepared as a master plan for a mixed use ‘Seniors Living’ precinct, integratedDESIGNgroup participated in the design and preparation of material to be included in the precinct development strategy in conjunction with Annand Alcock Urban Design. Our work included providing yield analysis for feasibility studies and urban design priorities in making a coherent and strong new community. Considerations include provision …