Gullkronan

Gullkronan

“CoolKrona” was honoured with first prize in the an invited architectural competition by Folkhälsan in January 2013.  This senior housing project is built on a challenging site on the edge of three different city districts on Mannerheimintie in Helsinki. The project focuses on urban architecture and the quality of everyday life for senior citizens. Gullkronan shares services with the neighbour Senior service house. It is designed to make a new interpretation of the existing tectonic elements found in its neighbourhood.

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Gross area: 11529 m²
Designed: 2013-2018
Construction: 2018

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Our work includes developing, studying and producing architectural projects that answer the client’s needs in a unique, cost-efficient, rational and aesthetically pleasing synthesis.

The design process consists of analysing the special features of each site and program. Our Architecture grows from hard work and a high level of commitment. We believe that the only way to build sustainable cities and buildings is to use real solid materials, solve all the functions in a flawless way and give every space and building its own unique appearance – a soul.

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Huttunen-Lipasti Architects  Ltd 
Uudenmaankatu 7 B 5
00120 Helsinki, Finland
+358 9 694 7724, mailh-lfi

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