Complex Housing

Designing for Density
by Julia Williams Robinson
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Publisher: Taylor and Francis

Publication Date: September 18, 2017

ISBN: 9781317275480

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Complex Housing introduces an architectural type called complex housing, common to the Netherlands and found in other Northern European countries. Eight fully illustrated case studies show successful approaches to designing for density, which reflect values such as long-term planning, a right to housing, and access to light and air. The case studies demonstrate a wide range of applications including a mixture of urban and suburban sites, various numbers of dwelling units, low- to high-density approaches, different architectural styles, and organizational strategies that can be adopted in projects elsewhere. More than 350 color images.