Notodden Inner Garden

Residential Home for Young Adults

A CLT project designed around a sheltered garden for young adults with physical and mental disabilities.

  • Location

    Notodden, Norway

  • Type


  • Team

    Arkitema, Bollinger+Grohmann

  • Client

    Notodden kommune

  • Size

    2 900 m²

  • Year


  • Status

    Invited Competition

Plan 1
The plan revolves around the sheltered garden. A micro climate of plants and vegetation with a variation in color, smell and texture where the users can move around safely and without worry.
Adkomst Selveier
Notodden Inner Garden Cropped
Plan 2
Plan 3
Interior Hallway
Every unit has a semi-private space towards the hallway where the users can furnish with their own belongings. Here they can be in their own space while still being part of what's going on in the common areas.
Snitt Vest
Snitt Øst
Fasade Øst
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Utsikt Fra Leilighet 2
The orientation of the apartments ensures views towards Heddalsvatnet and the new housing development.