PROCON Architect and CM
Portsmouth, NH – The 120-room Hampton Inn and Suites project at Portwalk is weather tight. The guestroom windows have been installed and the exterior finishes are underway. The hotel is part of the final phase of Portwalk which when completed, will include the hotel and The Residences at Portwalk, a 113 unit luxury apartment building, all above a one-story, below-grade parking garage.
XSS LLC and Cathartes Private Investments are developing the hotel and Cathartes Private Investments is developing the apartment complex. PROCON of Manchester is the architect of record and construction manager for the Portwalk project.
Cathartes, XSS, and PROCON have designed the hotel and mixed-use apartment building to achieve LEED certification. PROCON is using regional & recycled materials in construction and has incorporated environmentally friendly design elements such as a white roof, over-sized windows, low-flow plumbing fixtures and LED lighting throughout the common areas and parking garage.
The 152,000-sf luxury residential apartment complex will consist of a five-story mixed-use building offering a variety of residential floor plans including studio, one, two and three bedroom units with an assortment of design configurations. A fitness center will be located on the second floor.
The exterior design of both the hotel and the apartment building will feature granite, pre-cast concrete, brick veneer, fiber cement panels and fiberglass cornice molding. The hotel entrance on Portwalk Place will feature a curved canopy with metal panels and double sliding glass doors.
The hotel is planned to be completed in spring 2014.