Notaro Care Homes
Martock I Somerset
58-bed care home
La Fontana provides for 52 dementia care residents with a separate wing designed specifically for 6 social care young adults with their own living and dining facilities.
Boon Brown was responsible for providing the feasibility studies and for the submission and overseeing of the planning application. Upon appointment of a main contractor, Boon Brown was novated to the contractor and from that point led the design team through to the successful completion of the project.
The development includes sophisticated technology such as intelligent bedroom sensors which detects movement and allow for gradual illumination in the room and can also alert carers to someone needing assistance.
The spacious communal areas has large skylight windows to allow natural light to pour in.
The surrounding site has been elegantly landscaped with secure gardens, ponds and patios.