town houses the term contemporary architecture refers to today is building styles, which are quite diverse and boast a wide array of influences. in terms of architecture, contemporary and modern are not synonyms. modern refers to the modernist architecture of the early and mid-20th century, an era of great change. part of arco is desire to bring a provincial experience to the heart of egypt, la fontaine was built with the goal of delighting our residents every sense — from the sound of lapping water, the soothing scent of nature and the exquisite views of our stunning residential units. la fontaine gives residents an enclave away from the hustle and bustle of the city, with spacious green landscapes of rare floras, trees and botanical gardens surrounding 85 town houses and 27 buildings built to the highest standards.