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idg bathurst

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The robust character of the historic building, within the heritage precinct of Bathurst, demanded a confident yet sensitive response. The usual notion of replica wrought iron and detailed timber posts would lead to another generation of maintenance until the building next fell into disrepair. We decided to apply our usual philosophy, literally at our own doorstep and so we investigated …

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whitehall nursing home

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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 …

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inner west sydney

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This Aged Care Facility is in a process of renewal, rediscovery of the old and clarification of the existing. At the heart of this aged care renewal project is the need to secure the `spirit’ and `community’ that exists between residents and carers whilst unravelling 40 years of modification to three previously unrelated buildings. The outcome is the celebration of historic …

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catholic health care | bathurst

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Completed in 2006 as a potential master plan the concept explored the integration of self care dwellings, residential aged care facility, and reuse of a heritage building as community centre, with all adjoining a private hospital on the rural fringe of Bathurst. The main objectives of the proposal are to encourage the creation of a new community through developing housing …