ARCHITECTURE IS MORE

  • than just beauty
  • than just space
  • than just function
  • than just rooms
  • than just buildings

GRANDVIEW CITY HALL

04/05/2019
Grandview is known regionally for its “Antique Alley”, a bi-annual event held at a series of scenic locations on Farm-to-Market Road 916, which runs through downtown Grandview. The small town has a charming story of its simple history that most visitors have never heard. This project yielded the opportunity to share this little story with those who visit. The design approach is to strip the turn-of-the-century masonry building back to the roof deck and masonry, glaze the masonry openings and cleanly separate the new elements from the aged, rugged texture of the old structure. The police chief had hesitation about being on the street,