Design Volkwin Marg
Project partner Klaus Staratzke
Design team Klaus Lübbert, Barbara Fleckenstein, Michael Dittmer
Project team Bernhard Gronemeyer, Dagmar Winter, Karen Heckel, Alfons Bauer, Armin Wald, Carsten Plog, Uwe Gänsicke
Structural engineering Ing.-Büro Binnewies
Client Collegium Augustinum
Construction period 1991–1993
The home for the aged is located on the site of a former cold-storage depot directly at the Hamburg Harbour and below the noble Elbchaussee. Following the demolition of the cold store, the home for the aged was realized with the same plan and height and was also finished in brick.