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Radical Housing
Designing multi-generational and co-living housing for all

ISBN 9781859468913
Published June 17, 2020 by RIBA Publishing
160 Pages

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Book Description

Radical Housing explores the planning, technical, financial, health-based and social background for developing multi-generational homes and co-living. Abundantly illustrated with case studies and plans from projects across the UK and abroad, this book inform sand inspires the delivery of alternative approaches to affordable and flexible housing, and is an essential text for architecture practitioners, students, and community groups.

Table of Contents

1. Multi-generational living:  existing and new individual homes in UK and across the world  2.  Mixed communities - Multi-generational housing in UK Case studies  3. Co-Housing in UK and Europe Case studies   

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Caroline Dove is an architect and Partner of HTA Design LLP, with over 30 years’ experience designing housing with communities. She leads multi-disciplinary teams responsible for designing and delivering a wide range of community-led regeneration and refurbishment projects, housing for older people, custom-build housing, and local authority housebuilding programmes.