This project was focused on expanding this beautiful church facility while being mindful of the surrounding residential neighborhood. The design incorporated elements which complimented the existing church architecture but also scaled into the existing neighborhood.
This small, rural community asked for help to save their beautiful stained glass window and their deteriorating sanctuary walls. We reviewed their exterior envelope conditions and provided an on budget approach to restoration of the exterior envelope with general masonry recommendations and specific flashing and repair notes for the historic masonry openings and stained glass […]
The Church was in need of additional seating in the sanctuary while also expanding and re-organizing the choir loft and sound system. Options for modifications and 3d renderings were provided focusing on functionality of worship spaces, expanded worship space, sound/acoustics and wood detailing and finishes. This project is currently in the Construction Document phase of […]
This project began with a review of the systems serving the sanctuary including the HVAC, Electrical and Sound Systems. The system upgrades were provide with sensitivity to the operation of the Sanctuary, energy efficiency and a spruce up of the interior paint.
The Walthall Baptist Church has evolved and grown over the last couple of decades. An educational wing and multi-purpose facility were added in 1992, and a sanctuary was added in 2004. The new traditional sanctuary is designed to seat 350 people on the main floor with a choir of 50, and a balcony area to […]
The Carillon Tower at the Chapel of Memories, was designed and constructed in 1964 using brick salvaged from the Old Main dormitory which burned in 1959. The brick masonry on the Tower was in serious need of stabilization and restoration when this project began. The University had stopped ringing the bells on a regular basis […]
Highland Baptist Church is an expanding church community that dates back to the 1950s. With their former sanctuary idle for much of the year, the church came to BSA with the hope of transforming their chapel into new church offices while maintaining its original character. The new offices are located on both the main floor […]
The sanctuary had been renovated in 1983, which included removal of many of the character giving elements and essentially had not been modified since that time. This project addressed not only sanctuary upgrades but the overall heating and air infrastructure of the church, exterior moisture related repairs, lighting, energy efficiency and other aesthetic and audio/visual […]
The scope of work included a Master Plan for the entire facility with programming needs of the congregation into three schemes to project needs over 15 year period. Recommendations were divided into three phases: Phase I – exterior restoration of the existing building to prevent moisture infiltration and further deterioration. Exterior lighting of the historic […]
Immanuel Church is a one-story Gothic Revival church building of brick construction with a slate roof, built in 1909. It is an excellent example of a small-town Gothic Revival church from the first decade of the twentieth century. It retains all of its original structure, windows, and interior fittings including woodwork, floors, pews, organ and […]