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Expertise

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Project Type

Senior Living

Memory Care

Assisted Living

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Location

Andover, MA

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Client

Bridges by Epoch

The Details

Bridges at Andover memory care residence consists of four households, 18 unit (20 bed) households arranged around a central core of common and support spaces.

It is located in Andover, MA, near a busy and vibrant commercial district; the project provides a welcoming home for its residents and convenient access for families and staff.

In each household, dining rooms are the primary social gathering space with a residential kitchen and windows directly linking the memory garden to this interior space. Libraries, living rooms, activity rooms, and lounges all have connecting views to the next, natural daylight and indirect lighting with enhanced controls which respond to the needs of the residents at various points intheir days including “sun downing.”

  • Exterior daytime view of main entrance of an assisted living facility. Colorful mums can be seen planted along the edges of the driveway and building entrance. A portico entryway is the focal point of the photo.
  • Exterior daytime closeup view of a porch area at an assisted living facility. Colorful mums are planted in the mulch in front of the ground-level porch area, which shows two wooden rocking chairs and a wooden bench.
  • Interior photo of a lobby seating area at an assisted living facility. The walls and floor are neutral beige color, with grey window curtains. The window lets in natural light, shining upon a sitting area of a light grey couch and four light grey upholstered chairs surrounding a low rectangular coffee table with decorative flowers and candles on it. An abstract landscape painting adorns one of the walls.
  • Interior photo of a lobby area at an assisted living facility. A stone fireplace with built-in wood shelving on either side is the focus of the photo, and in the foreground there are four light grey upholstered living room chairs around a low circular table with colorful flowers in a vase.