Waring Architects was commissioned by Butler Callahan Holdings to design a new construction in the Black Pearl neighborhood at the base of Carrollton Avenue. This three-bedroom, three and a half bathroom house has a large open living space and a beautiful master suite that both overlook the back yard. By placing a bedroom with an … Continue reading »
The client had bought and was living in a freestanding slave quarter building that took up much of the rear yard of a lot in the French Quarter. The building had been renovated sometime in the 1970s but was badly in need of a complete renovation. The building foundation was failing, the porches were rotting, … Continue reading »
This is a prototypical home specially designed with a 200% structural engineering safety factor to easily withstand 150+ mph winds and designed to be extremely durable, low/no maintenance, effectively flood-proofed, super-structured, armored, super-insulted, and extremely energy-efficient. Every effort was made to make the house “fit” the site; it utilizes a Southern coastal vernacular archetype; it … Continue reading »
The Guillot House 1114 Royal Street Waring Architects also recently completed the renovation of The Guillot House (c. 1825), which is a “Blue-Rated” masonry building in the French Quarter. We successfully mitigated a rising damp issue that was seriously compromising the structural integrity of the building and creating mold in both the primary and accessory … Continue reading »
This beautiful uptown house was beginning to show some wear. There were water penetrations at windows, the roof, and at the fireplace. Waring Architects carefully documented the existing state and conditions of the house and offered informed advice on how to best fix these issues. Additionally, a new front door, a new front porch and … Continue reading »
This 3,500 S.F. new construction was built on a corner lot with a beautiful live oak tree in the front yard. The front of the building has balconies on all three floors that look over this magnificent tree.
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