Goodwin Residential Aged Care Facility
The Goodwin Residential Aged Care Facility accommodates 108 residents in provides single and double rooms with ensuites, along with the living and recreational facilities that enhance quality of life including cafe-style dining room, comfortable television rooms, exercise area, theatrette and hairdressing salon.
The building is a three storey structure with roof plant room, a spectacular atrium with feature staircase and four wings of accommodation on each level.
The project was completed to an exceptionally high standard, both internally and externally, and incorporates state of the art services.
The building was designed and constructed for energy efficiency and minimal maintenance. The carpet is a tufted vinyl product selected for longevity in an aged care facility, low voc paints were used throughout, and there is a rainwater harvesting and reticulation system.
The building was also designed to be suitable for reconfiguration during the life of the structure.
Winner of the 2008 ACT MBA Building Excellence Awards – Special Purpose Housing