25 Broadway, Norwich, CT
70 units of moderate income housing, 4,000 s.f. of retail space, ballroom restoration, and 100-space parking garage. Certified historic rehabilitation and adaptive re-use of historic 1855 Wauregan Hotel.
70,000 square feet
Connecticut Housing Finance Authority, Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development, City of Norwich, Federal Historic Tax Credits and Low Income Housing Tax Credits
Construction started July 2005; completed and fully leased by December 2006.
Developer, planner and architect
Becker + Becker’s design, financing and preservation plan reuses a long-abandoned historic structure to meet community and economic development needs while revitalizing these structures at the gateway to the historic downtown.
Reuse of an abandoned historic building in a downtown area promoting smart growth; high-efficiency water source heat pump system; energy efficient appliances; recycled and local construction materials and finishes
HGTV Restore America Grant; ABC 2006 Excellence in Construction Award for Historic Restoration; Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation Harlan Griswold Award for Historic Preservation; CEDAS - EDDY Award for Economic Development in a Community Project.