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       „Venezianische Impressionen” Senior citizens living on the White Elster in Leipzig-Plagwitz
Leipzig   -   the   city   on   the   water   -   is   defined   by   the   architecture   which   use the city's rivers. This   is   how   the   retirement   home   was   built   right   on   the   river   bank   of   the White   Elster   -   between   the   bridge   and   the   access   road   to   the   Karl-Heine canal. In   the   neighborhood   are   exists   protected   industrial   facilities,   which   have been   converted   into   large   city   lofts.   Vis-a-vis   buildings   are   also   located   on new canals. This   old   and   young   part   of   the   city   is   rapidly   developing   into   a   multi- faceted,   lively   district   with   companies   from   the   media   sector,   restaurants, shops   and   housing   for   young   and   old.   So   this   retirement   home   became   a valued   and   popular   retirement   facility.   The   large   urban   form   of   an   U   opens to    the    river    to    the    garden    level.    On    the    ground    floor    are    underground parking, kitchen and dining room. The   multi-purpose   hall   leads   to   the   terrace   of   the   river   garden.   The   rooms and   care   units   are   individually   cut   and   offer   to   the   river   panorama.   As   a special   feature   the   glazed   corner   component   with   the   arrangement   of   the individual   rooms   and   club   rooms   offers   the   possibility   of   staying   on   the terraces overlooking the river of the White Elster with the lively boat traffic. The   building   was   founded   on   the   waterfront   on   75   drill   piles   and   was   built completely   in   sand-lime   brick.   All   of   the   trades   were   carried   out   by   Saxon companies in excellent quality. In   addition   to   the   190   employees,   the   staff   is   also   satisfied   with   the   living and working conditions. The   building   with   his   functions   and   uses   coveted   to   an   residential   and workplace in the city of Leipzig.
numbers and facts -   realization: 2001-2002 -   7.618 m² floor area -   101 rooms with 190 care places -   client: PM Immobilienconsulting GmbH general planning: DENDA ARCHITECTS  
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