M+N Architecture

Retirement house

2003
Lisbon (Portugal)

Area: 2.850 sqm
Client: private company
Cost: 17.500.000 AED (3.500.000 €)
Status: full architectural design

The building is arranged on one floor
in order to maximize the ease of
movement for the old guests of the
retirement home. The projects
is arranged in two main wings with a
“green roof” connected by covered
passages and a refectory. This “8”
shaped plan gives birth to two
enclosed courtyard that together
with the fully glazed walls give to
the guests an interesting and
continuous perspective and
connection with outdoor spaces.