Avila Hospital / EACSN

Avila Hospital / EACSN
© Miguel  de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán

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  • Architects: EACSN
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area:  0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year:  2010
  • Photographs Photographs:  Miguel de Guzmán
  • Manufacturers Brands with products used in this architecture project
  • Constructor:Volconsa
  • Country:Spain
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© Miguel  de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán

Text description provided by the architects. The original building was built in the 1950’s; it is a low rise pavilion structure located within a large plot in the first area of expansion of the city of Avila.

© Miguel  de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán

The extension fits in the typology of the existing complex, which is actually very similar to current trends in healthcare architecture. We built two new ward pavilions placed between the existing main circulation gallery and a new internal circulation parallel to the first one, with a new vertical communication nucleus.

© Miguel  de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán

Internal alterations extended to the whole building, façades were restored keeping their original sober and stark personality.

© Miguel  de Guzmán
© Miguel de Guzmán

Healthcarewise, the hospital completes Ávila’s healthcare map, providing nonexistent departments in Virgen de Sonsoles Hospital, such as Psychiatry, Internal Medicine –short term ward and palliative care-, Rehabilitation, etc.

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Address:Ávila, Spain

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Cite: "Avila Hospital / EACSN" [Hospital de Avila / EACSN] 26 Jan 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/323790/avila-hospital-eacsn> ISSN 0719-8884

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