573 W 161st Street, NY, NY
This 6-story rental building is located in the Washington Heights area of Manhattan, bringing a variety of studio, 1BR and 2BR unit types to the neighborhood.
The first floor has a medical office with auxiliary spaces below. Common amenities include a laundry room in the basement and a planted rear courtyard area.
The building respects the historical context by reflecting the existing architectural geometry of the neighborhood in a contemporary form. The building is also energy efficient with features such as triple glazed windows and roofing along with an efficient boiler and PTAC system providing both heating and cooling to the tenants. The building minimizes the energy consumption of heat and cooling systems with insulation exceeding what is required by energy code.
Client/Owner: Rohan Developments LLC
Description: 6-Story, 16-Unit rental building in Washington Heights
Year completed: 2013
Size/number of units: 16 DU + 1 Medical Office