Oosthavendijk 30, Middelharnis
Van den Broek & Bakema
Jan de Groot
Health service buildings
PUBLICATIONS:Architecture d'Aujourd'hui 1975-1/2; C. Gubitosi, A. Izzo - Van den Broek/Bakema, 1976; J. Joedicke - Architektur-Urbanismus, 1976
Here, mentally handicapped patients live in pavilions spread across the entire grounds and linked by a circulation corridor roughly one kilometre long and raised up a full 5 metres on concrete piers. The staff live in movable prefab cabins ranged along this Corten steel bridge. A medical wing, therapy rooms, a communal hall and a central kitchen round off the complex.