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CONTINUING CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY

Tryon Estates COLUMBUS, N.C.
Submitted by: THW Design ATLANTA, AND Edifice Inc. CHARLOTTE, N.C.
Project category: Remodel/renovation
Chief admin: Dionne ("Dee") James, executive director
Firm: THW Design, www.thw.com; Edifice Inc., www.edificeinc.com
Design team: THW Design (architecture and interiors); Edifice Inc.
(contractor)
Photography: ©2019 Peter Brentlinger; Jose Montalvo/THW Design
Number/type of housing units: 44 assisted living, 260 independent
living, 10 carriage homes, 52 skilled nursing
Total building area (sq. ft.): 4,750 (new/expansion); 29,534
(renovation)
Construction cost/sq. ft.: Not available
Total construction cost (excluding land): Not available
Completed: April 2019

©2019 PETER BRENTLINGER

©2019 JOSE MONTALVO/THW DESIGN

When THW Design was invited to create a new destination
experience for Tryon Estates,
a well-established CCRC in
the charming North Carolina
mountains, residents welcomed
a new hospitality approach to
services and amenities for their
30,000-square-foot clubhouse.
Town-hall-style dialogue
inspired a "re-sculpting" of the
clubhouse interior with hotellike venues and layered vistas
sporting an open and social
personality. Residents desired a
new, upbeat aesthetic that captures the warm elegance of the
mountains, while bringing more
natural light into spaces once
void of views to lake and hills, to
enhance the healthy and social
lifestyle desired.

As residents and visitors arrive
at the grand, yet comfortable,
lobby, they are greeted with those
cherished views and multiple
gathering spaces that include
an upscale Library paired with
a Coffee Shop, a mountain-side
Café, a Cyber Café and charming
Boutique nestled around an eyecatching "Social- Hub" designed
to host daily/special events. A
5,000-square-foot addition hosts
an elegant and flexible MultiPurpose venue, with state-of-the
art audio-video technology, and
a new Chapel surrounded by
contemplative gardens and serene
walking paths.
The favored destination amenity is the Exhibition Grille within
the Mountain Café, offering
state-of-the-art restaurant-style
"flex-chef " stations with resident
choice and a healthy fare paired
with those beautiful views.
This holistic renovation transforms Tryon Estates into a true
destination community, offering
a more engaging and restorative
environment for residents and
staff. Most importantly, this
new environment supports the
changing programs and amenities needed for residents to truly
thrive within a social, purposeful
and healthy lifestyle.

©2019 PETER BRENTLINGER

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