Projects

1084-043-15

530 First Street

Mixed-Use

Architectural Description

The 87,000± sf site is located at the block bounded by Montgomery Street, N. St. Asaph Street, First Street, and Pitt Street in the Old Town North neighborhood of Alexandria, VA. The project is a mixed use development with approximately 232 luxury residence above 50,000 sf of community-centered space. The community spaces include a large plaza and community green spaced. The ground level will host 50000 sf of retail and restaurant spaces. The residents will enjoy large elevated green terraces\courtyard, pool with cabana’s, bar/lounge, outdoor grilling station, a library\study and a roof top deck.

Structural Description

The project is a six-story mixed use, podium style apartment building, consisting of 232 apartment units, retail space, and two levels of below grade parking. The five upper residential floors over the podium will be Type III construction with fire-retardant treated wood framing (non-combustible) at the exterior walls and combustible construction consisting of wood stud framed bearing walls and wood trusses at the floors and roof.

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