arisen from land

arisen from land_retirement development in Andorra_2014
Residential development regarding n.50 detached houses for retired people looking for a high quality of life. the aim is achieving human confort and well-being for their users as well as stimulating place identity and membership. Eco-friendly general perspective focusing on bioclimatic design achieved by the appropriate orientation of the buildings and their openings to optimise natural daylighting and ventilation. Thermal and visual confort making use of passive solar systems, always south oriented, and adequate insulation and air tightness. Minimalistic logic that rationalises space avoiding not essential elements and balancing between innovation and tradition.