new residential aged care facility
Young+Metcalf completed the design and DA of a new 80 bed residential aged care facility for RSL LifeCare in Toukley, NSW. The building is Stage 1 of a masterplan extension to the existing Long Khanh Lakefront Village.
The facility has been designed over 3 storeys, comprising 2 residential levels and back of house set into a hillside on the site. The site is in a bushfire zone adjoining an ecologically sensitive wetland which acts as the asset protection zone, flood planning requirements had to also be considered.