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staff, providing socialization spaces to the

that draws from the past era of South-

entire community and promoting the idea

east Florida. A touch of playfulness in

of "one community sharing life together."

the building shape along with colorful

The commons area includes the Palm

Florida pastels help embody the feeling

Bistro, the Rejuvenation Salon & Spa, the

of having fun and being lighthearted.

Wellness Center, rehabilitation services,

The building's interior continues this

and the Life Enrichment Center, reserved

theme throughout the space, creating

for social activities, gatherings, and other

a comfortable, warm, and welcoming

events and occasions. The bistro, which

place for The Woodlands' residents to

caters to health-conscious individuals

call home.

wanting fresh gourmet salads, soups,

Project category: New construction
Chief administrator: Gerald Stryker, president and CEO
Firm: RDG Planning & Design, www.rdgusa.com
Design team: RDG Planning & Design (architect); Spellman Brady
& Co. (interior designer); The Green House Project (culture change
design consultant); Gallo Herbert Architects (owner's representative)
Photography: C.J. Walker Photography Inc.
Number/type of housing units: 144 skilled nursing
Total building area (sq. ft.): 124,777
Construction cost/sq. ft.: $219
Total construction cost (excluding land): $27.4 million
Completed: May 2016

sandwiches, and wraps, offers an inviting
second dining option for the campus. The
building's lobby has two prominent entry
points; one along an inviting porte-cochere
on the north and the second at the end of
a beautiful landscaped courtyard to the
south.
The six upper floors of The Woodlands
are home to the skilled-nursing Green
House homes. Each floor consists of two
homes, with 12 elders living in each. The
private bedroom suites each contain personal bathrooms, and surround a hearth
living room, open kitchen, and dining
room. Large windows throughout the
homes afford elders with both the physical
and mental benefit of visual access to the
outdoors. Window configurations vary
and window treatments are thoughtfully
customized for the unique rooms in each
home. Sunlight filters through the entire
home, afforded by the open layout of the
kitchen, dining, hearth, and sunrooms.
The design of The Woodlands was influenced by the modern international style
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