29 Jan '16, 10pm

The oldest mall in America now hosts 48 charming low-cost micro apartments:

Built in 1828 in the Greek Revival style, Arcade Providence is a beloved landmark—the building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1971—for its airy, light-filled atrium, tall ionic columns, and stately appearance. When the mall closed down in 2008, developer and micro-housing enthusiast Evan Granoff purchased the mall with plans to renovate and modernize the arcade, while respecting its historic design. The $7 million adaptive reuse project transformed the mall into a mixed-use…

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/the-oldest-mall-in-america-now-hosts...

Tweets