Restoration of The Old Montgomery County Courthouse which is recognized as one of the nation’s finest examples of Greek Revival-style architecture.
Renovation and preservation of the Frank Lloyd Wright - designed Westcott House in Springfield, Ohio, which was transformed into a museum and educational center.
This project involved the adaptive re-use of a 13-story, 400,000 SF state office building completed in 1933. The building adapted well for the Court, accommodating office and library functions, as well as educational and legal functions involving visitors and the public.
For nearly 100 years, the Lazarus department store was a fixture in downtown Columbus. In 2004 the store closed, but the building was far from being forgotten. Schooley Caldwell served as the architect-of-record and engineer-of-record for the big changes to give the Lazarus Building a second life.
Schooley Caldwell designed the conversion of this Civil War-era military base into a one-of-a-kind arts impact high school for Columbus City Schools. The school now occupies five historic buildings totaling 168,000 square feet of space on the campus. Several of the the buildings had been vacant for 30+ years and were severely distressed after years of neglect.
Schooley Caldwell designed the transformation of the historic Carlisle Building in downtown Chillicothe, a landmark that was originally built in 1885 and that had fallen into serious disrepair.
Schooley Caldwell designed a $30 million renovation of the main branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library.
Schooley Caldwell designed the long anticipated renovation of the historic Atlas Building, which now has retail space at street level and 98 residential units on floors 2-12.
Through innovative architecture and design, Schooley Caldwell can breathe new life into existing structures — reimagining and creating a new vision and use for old spaces. With extensive experience in adaptive reuse, we can help you develop an innovative and inspired new vision for any historic space.