This is the youngest and the only surviving building in the campus. Built in the 1940s , the villa is a mixture of european style and Indian vernacular techniques. Huge double brick walls , Lime mortar, high ceilings and other simple techniques has kept the building cool for its Swedish inmates.
Miss.Birgitta shows around her house... She is the last surviving Swedish missionary who was born in (kodaikanal)India to a Swedish missionary couple serving in Asia. She is in the process of winding up and going back to Sweden after a lifetime of devoted service in India.
|..the terrace sitout..|
|the simple foyer...|
|large shaded verandahs act as a buffer to keep away the summer heat...|
|The living and dinning areas..|
|.a treasury of antique furniture|
|her private room...|
|Gable End..well ventilated with huge windows|
|Miss Bahirathi -the legendary first Indian principal of the Nursing college with Miss Birgitta.|
|My wife, who had fond childhood memories of the campus, enjoys the sunny balcony with Miss Birgitta.|