Songlin Yayuan project in Dengfeng city, Henan Province, is a Residential ,Urban Infill, Mixed-Use Community .This project covers an area of 19,000㎡.The client want to build at least 200 new homes (20,000m sqm) among the other mixed-uses .
Two options designed, both creating a central courtyard defined by residential blocks.
Mixed-use retails are separated by spaces-in-between, connecting to the residential apartments of the owner. Family life, business activities are interconnected by layers of spaces, providing needed expansion , privacy and relationship to neighborhood interactions and social events. This is a tightly weaved community in a historic region of China. Shaolin Temple of Kong Fu Arts is not that far away.