North Village II Apartments, Allegheny College,
This apartment and suite-style facility provides options for single and shared bedrooms in semi-suite and full suite arrangements in a living/learning environment. Stone and brick facades, steeply pitched roofs, well proportioned windows, and two story porches relate to the campus vernacular.
Common areas include lounges, recreation, kitchens, and laundries. The landscaped courtyard provides outdoor amenities including a pedestrian bridge linking the site to the academic campus.
Sustainable features include a highly efficient geothermal system, enhanced daylighting at common areas, and a rain garden that celebrates local vegetation.
Design-build team of Massaro Corporation/WTW Architects