Architecture firm files plans for Hospital St. apartments

THE CURRENT STRUCTURE at 44 Hospital St. (above) will be torn down to build a six-story apartment building, according to plans filed with the Downtown Design Review Committee.
Posted 5/6/13

PROVIDENCE – City planners have received preliminary plans to build a six-story apartment building on Hospital Street in the Jewelry District.

The plan, field with the Downtown Design Review Committee by Federal Hill Architects Group of Providence, would involve tearing down the existing two-story brick building at 44 Hospital Street that’s been used as restaurant and club.

The new building, opposite Lifespan’s Coro Center, would have up to four shops on the ground floor and 30 apartments on the upper floors, according to plans.

The proposal includes 16 on-site parking spaces, which would be short of the number required under city zoning code.

The architects have requested a pre-application review with the Design Review Committee, a kind of sounding board session before a formal application to undertake the project. The review is scheduled Monday, May 13.

According to assessor’s records, the 0.26-acre property at 44 Hospital Street is owned by Option B LLC. It was last valued at $798,300.

PBN Hosted

Join PBN for the best networking event and party of the winter - January 15, 2015 - the Book of Lists Party at the Providence Public Library. Reserve your spot early!
  • Best Places to Work
    Enrollment is now open for the 7th annual Best Places to Work program. Winners w ...
  • Manufacturing Awards
    Applications are now being accepted for the 2nd Annual Manufacturing Awards. Dea ...
Purchase Data
Book of Lists
Book of Lists cover
PBN's annual Book of Lists has been an essential resource for the local business community for almost 30 years. The Book of Lists features a wealth of company rankings from a variety of fields and industries, including banking, health care, real estate, law, hospitality, education, not-for-profits, technology and many more.
Data icons
Data can be purchased as single lists, in either Excel or PDF format; the entire database of the published book, in Excel format; or a printed copy of the Book of Lists.
  • Purchase an e-File of a single list
  • Purchase an e-File of the entire Book of Lists database
  • Purchase a printed copy of the Book of Lists
    Latest News