this building complex combines a hospital with a nursing home including a nursing care unit. it can be regarded as a further addition to the rokko housing units I – III which are located only some hundred meters away. next to the site where the existing kobe hitoshi hospital had been built, ando first built a new hospital, then later changed the existing building into a pay nursing home.
gps: 34.723766, 135.225751 / code: japkob0004
location: japan, kobe
architect: tadao ando