- 2002

Lo­cal com­mu­nity built in wood

Wood and water

Built in wood, the 100 units in Fjordparken were part of the experimental Casa Nova Consortium to develop processes and prefabrication for wood-based construction.

With offset units, they all have corner qualities and great views to the fjord.

The project has gallery access held by solid wood and shielded by a large roof overhang.

The project was built by in 2002 for a non-profit and a private cohousing client, Himmerland Boligforening  and  Andelsforeningen Marina Fjordparken. The latter was formed for the occasion has proven its community strength over time as it was named best cohousing 2019 by the Danish cohousing associtation.

Co-housing with sailing as a hobby

The private client group was formed by a group of local enthusiasts with sailing as a hobby.

Balcony access and added spatial value

Site plan

Community house