Cambridge Park Lifestyle Village

Award Winning Pensioner Housing


Project Awards:
- NZIA Western Architecture Award
- NZIA Resene Colour Award
- PCNZ Rider Levett Bucknall Award 2009 -Multi-unit Residential Merit Award

A Horowhenua District Council development of 40 new pensioner housing units on a greenfield site in Levin to provide housing for those in most need.

The designs were resolved with resident consultation to assess their needs, and extensive research into best-practice design to include:

- Careful planning within a small floor area

- Sheltered and private outdoor areas for each unit

- Good orientation for sun to living areas and bedrooms with high levels of insulation,  heat pumps

- A variety of colours and materials

- A landscaped, park-like setting