The building has been divided into three nursing units as defined in the functional plan, locating two on the ground floor and one on the first floor. The aforementioned first floor is related to the garden area with the aim of avoiding the isolation of this unit from the outside.
The layout of the floor plan in the form of an “L” allows to define some open patios towards all the communal and public activities of the center are turned; it also facilitates the differentiation between the diurnal and the nocturnal area. Thus, trees and landscaping become basic elements of the building’s planning.
The image of the building seeks to integrate with the dimension of the current and future trees, preventing an excessively tall or massive building from harming the balance between building and vegetation. From a distant vision it must be a clear, representative and identifiable image but not too hard: the dimension, the color, and the rhythm define these values.