HONKANOVA Concept Residence
Contemporary living in harmony with nature
HonkaNova is a contemporary residential area in the Solnechnoye village near St. Petersburg, some 300 metres from the Gulf of Finland. The area is designed to represent modern European architecture, and it has been awarded several prizes. The naturally beautiful setting, the proximity to the city and the harmonious architecture with natural materials all come together to give the area its premium status.
The HONKANOVA Concept Residence has been awarded as “Best of Elite Class (St. Petersburg) in Village of the Year event 2017 in Russia as the Best Housing Development of the Decade in the 2016 PROEstate Awards and Best Architectural Concept in 2013.
Alexey Skoldinov, chief architect of the company Rossa Rakenne, the exclusive distributor of Honka in Russia, developed seven contemporary architectural projects withtotal space ranging from 250 to 467 square metres specifically for the Honkanova Concept Residence. The goal was to set the trend for high-quality, ecologically sustainable construction that takes natural values into account.
Our customers appreciate healthy and natural housing in a naturally beautiful environment. In addition, we want to promote the sense of community in the areas by, for example, including playgrounds and sports facilities in the residential areas.
The land area of the Honkanova Concept Residence is 10.6 hectares, 1.5 hectares of which are occupied by a landscape park with a picturesque pond, brook, and artificial waterfall. The settlement includes its own landscape park created by the famous WOWHAUS brand, universal sports grounds as well as a themed area for children. Comfortable park paths and a small lake are there for the local residents to enjoy. An administrative building and a carwash facility are located at the entrance to the estate.
- Project type: Residential area
- Area: 10.6 hectares
- Plot area: From 12 to 30 hectares
- Number of houses: 46 houses
- Architect: Alexey Skoldinov
- Floor areas: 250 m² to 450 m²
- Log type: Honka square log
- Construction years: 2013 – ongoing
- Location: Kurortniy district (St. Petersburg)
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