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15. Inter-generational living and village centre by DAR Architects SA

November 13th 2014 _CONNECTION ARCHIVE

This creation of an inter-generational living and public area aims to reinforce social and communal links at the heart of the village of Meinier.

15. amb número

Project name: Inter-generational living and village centre. DAR Architects SA

Location: Meinier, Geneva

Tipology: communal housing + public building

Area: 14,130 m2

Construction data: 2010 – 2012

Photos by: Thomas Jantscher

The brief by the municipality is to provide social housing for families, the elderly and people with mobility issues as well as a community space with a nursery, creche, games library, a restaurant, one-stop social and medical advice shop, a multi-purpose hall, an after-school hall, a social hall for the elderly, a shop and the communal bunker.