510 12 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta
GROSS FLOOR AREA
A 33 story residential tower situated on 12th ave & 4th St SW was a collaborative design between Kirkor Toronto & SCB Chicago. The interiors were designed by Beasely & Henley Winter Park.
The siting of the building with it rear promenade between Phases 1 &2 creates an instantaneous warmth of arrival for an urban setting. An illuminated breezeway (featuring local sculptures) between the buildings provides access to the rear promenade from 12th avenue. The project has two buildings in Phase 1 (East and west) both contribute to the 8 story podium with the east facilitating main floor retail & 6 floors of residential. The massing and arrangement of the materials creates a sophisticated sculptured presence to the main intersection at 4th and 12th. It combines glazing, aluminum and wood veneered cladding systems. The west building containing the main entrance & lobby with some retail space and building services at the west laneway. The façade featured a two story flat stone paneled veneer.
The 8th floor features an indoor and outdoor amenity area which is a lifestyle destination with a world class gym, yoga & spin studio, games room, indoor golf, we work lounge with casino style seating & meeting areas & wine bar.
The outdoor area features a wet edge pool, barbeque & trellised canopies spaces, sun tanning decks all with fully surrounded landscaping planters. The open outdoor area has views to central park and the city skyline with a rejuvenating garden appeal.
The entire amenity area was designed with a community spirit in an elegant setting.
The tower floors 9-32 clad in aluminum and glass with its diagonally arrayed balconies presents a statement on the city skyline. Levels 31 and 32 contains the penthouse suites and a relaxing tasting lounge and private dining area.
The building contains a total of 462 suites all with laminated wood flooring and sophisticated millwork designs and 9’ & 10’ ceilings all radiating out to city views and mountain backdrops with extensive glazing. The building envelope was keenly developed for maximum efficiency and coordinated with mechanical systems for the tenants comfort. The building is supported by 5 levels of parking and a multilevel rooftop mechanical penthouse.