A new 75 bedroom care home on Long Leys Road in Lincoln, with dayrooms, hobby rooms, dining rooms, a hairdressers and ancillary accommodation. The home will be set within landscaped gardens along with with car parking and cycle storage.
The form and materials of the care home reflect the character of the neighbouring buildings on Long Leys Road. The plan form is of three wings enclosing a central courtyard garden for residents; the side wings extend to the street frontage creating prominent gables each side of the entrance frontage. Whilst reflecting the character of the Victorian and Edwardian built form locally, the style and detailing of the care home is contemporary and is designed to be energy efficient with good daylighting and a combination of modern and traditional materials.