HEALTH CARE ARCHITECTURE
Ridgewood Villa Senior Living Apartments Type of facility: Senior living Location: Glenwood Client: Glacial Ridge Health System Architect/Interior design: EAPC Architects Engineers Engineer: EAPC Architects Engineers (structural, mechanical, electrical); Widseth Smith Nolting (civil); Ohlson Lavoie Collaborative (aquatics design specialist) Contractor: McGough Construction Completion date: August 2016 Total cost: $8,241,714 Square feet: 42,286 addition; 3,420 remodel; 6,656 garage addition
his independent living campus in Glenwood offers seniors the freedom to truly live independently, while providing many of the comforts of home and opportunities to gather with friends. It’s a home built for seniors 55+ and it was designed to meet their changing needs. “The Villa” expansion more than doubled in size with 30 new living units, a welcoming commons area, and a state-of-the-art wellness
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center with a warm water exercise pool. Additional amenities include a full service retail pharmacy and gift shop, a beautiful fireside lounge, informal activity lounge, beauty and barber shop, laundry on each floor, formal dining room with a patio, craft room, chapel, library, new vehicle drop off/ entry, 24-hour secured entrances, heated/ attached parking garage, elevator service, and secure indoor mailboxes.