Portfolio Tag: Community

231 Public Square

Franklin, Tennessee Commonly known as  “The First Tennessee Bank Building on the Square”, the new Owners plan a major renovation and adaptive re-use of the original 1972 building. A 20’ addition will be constructed into the historic square so that the new façade aligns with the face of the buildings in the North quadrant, thereby…
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Zumi Sushi

Nashville, Tennessee Incorporating the owner’s vision of an Asian influenced restaurant in a 1920s bungalow provided a challenge to the design team. Located on Belcourt Avenue in Nashville, the property is within an historic zoning overlay, which required a separate approval process.  Walls were removed from the first floor interior and slender steel columns with…
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Nolensville/College Grove Utility Dist.

NOLENSVILLE, TENNESSEE Studio Eight Design provided programming and design services for a new 7,200 sq. ft. building for the N/CGUD. The client wanted the structure to reflect their commitment to the community and appreciation of staff and customers. The $1.5 million facility provides staff with secure work space, while allowing customers access to welcoming areas in…
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Grays on Main

FRANKLIN, TENNESSEE Vacant for almost a decade, this circa 1890 building is now home to a restaurant and entertainment venue. The brick storefront originally housed Gray’s Drugstore and the iconic neon sign were preserved as a visual reminder of the building’s past. The building had experienced limited upgrades since its original construction. To accommodate the needs of an entertainment…
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