• The Old School: Live / Work Lofts, Adaptive Reuse, 2001Size: 13,000 s.f., 11 Dwelling UnitsLocation: Historic Mission San Jose District, Fremont, CaliforniaThe scope of this historic remodel was not simply to restore the Old School as an historic city reso
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    Adaptive reuse plan of the historic school illustrationg its conversion into 11 live/work lofts.

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    Spiral stair ascends to the living space above.

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    Open and flexible work area with living above.

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    Two story windows fully illuminate the interiors with natural light.

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    Garden entry to the live / work loft.

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    Exterior Elevations illustrating side and rear additions to the structure to accomodate the garden enrties to each live/work unit.

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    existing condition photo of the rear of the school prior to any reconstruction, and the front entry stair of the school during the reconstructive preservation.

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    Facade and balcony reconstruction in progress.