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LIVE WORK LEARN @ CENTRAL IN CHAMBERSBURG

GROUND FLOOR
Ground Floor Area Use:

The building that exists at 285 East Queen Street has a long and storied history.
The land, reserved by Benjamin Chambersthe founder of Chambersburgfor
educational purposes was initially established as the private Chambersburg
Academy in 1797. As the community and education of Chambersburg grew and
changed, the need for a public high school led the Chambersburg Area School
District to acquire the site and open Chambersburg Area High School in 1910.
The building underwent huge growth in 1929 when the city of Chambersburg
and the Chambersburg Area School District decided to make additions to the
existing building, increasing the size and creating Chambersburg High School.
But as years passed, even additions to the building to could not accommodate
the growing number of high school students, and by 1957 a new high school
had been built and the building was reclassified as Central Junior High School.
The junior high remained open until 1986, when the building was shuttered.
Though the doors of Central have been closed for nearly 30 years, McKissick
Associates has a vision to bring life back to this once vibrant location. Through
adaptive reuse, this former school building will be restored and reconfigured to
become loft-style apartments, educational facilities and modern office spaces.
Additionally the site will be revitalized using green and ecologically friendly
practices under the standards of Green Globes. By the completion of the
redevelopment, Centrals grounds will include a 5000 square foot green roof,
eco-friendly water usage throughout the buildings and be brought up to modern
architectural standards using sustainable materials.

Common Space
Learn @ Central
Work @ Central
Live @ Central
============
Total

0 SF
7,555 SF
0 SF
0 SF
=======
7,555 SF

Learn @ Central
Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
============
Total

7,555 SF
9,345 SF
9,325 SF
3,025 SF
=======
29,250 SF

Work @ Central
Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
============
Total

0 SF
0 SF
0 SF
0 SF
=======
0 SF

Live @ Central
Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
============
Total

0 SF
8,750 SF
8,735 SF
11,835 SF
=======
28,835 SF

MECH
EL

SEMINAR

EM

290 SF

SEMINAR
OFFICE

480 SF

110 SF

CLASSROOM
865 SF

CLASSROOM

CLASSROOM

LOBBY

970 SF

865 SF

660 SF

LIVE WORK LEARN @ CENTRAL IN CHAMBERSBURG

FIRST FLOOR
First Floor Area Use:

Since Benjamin Chambers founded the city, the land located at 285 East Queen
Street has been a home for educating the youth of Chambersburg. Education is
etched into the structure, and it is the commitment of McKissick Associates to
return learning to Central.

Common Space
Learn @ Central
Work @ Central
Live @ Central
============
Total

1,550 SF
9,345 SF
0 SF
8,750 SF
=======
19,645 SF

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

780 SF

820 SF

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

810 SF

640 SF

820 SF

Amenities and Space


As part of the mixed-use redevelopment, the site will include roughly 16,000 SF
of classroom and seminar space including a 2,000 SF indoor play area. Learn at
Central will provide new and much needed classroom space to local
educational institutions.

FITNESS
Learn @ Central
7,555 SF
9,345 SF
9,325 SF
3,025 SF
=======
29,250 SF

2 BEDROOM

LOUNGE

1180 SF

MAIL

Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
============
Total

2 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

1320 SF

1135 SF

1150 SF

CLASSROOM

SUITE #4

1070 SF

860 SF

CONF
150 SF

OFFICE

SICK

OFC

260 SF

255 SF

135 SF

REC

SUITE #1

SUITE #2

SUITE #3

220 SF

1570 SF

1735 SF

1060 SF

STO

CLASSROOM

CLASSROOM

CLASSROOM

160 SF

1080 SF

970 SF

865 SF

LIVE WORK LEARN @ CENTRAL IN CHAMBERSBURG

SECOND FLOOR
Second Floor Area Use:

In addition to Living and Learning, Central will bring modern office space into
the heart of Chambersburg. The mixed-use redevelopment will include over
9,000 SF of office suites, designed for productivity.

Common Space
Learn @ Central
Work @ Central
Live @ Central
============
Total

1,550 SF
9,325 SF
0 SF
8,735 SF
=======
19,610 SF

Work @ Central
Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
=============
Total

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

780 SF

820 SF

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

700 SF

640 SF

820 SF

0 SF
0 SF
0 SF
0 SF
=======
0 SF

2 BEDROOM
1180 SF

BUSINESS
CENTER 1

3 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

1720 SF

1120 SF

1400 SF

CLASSROOM

SUITE #7

1070 SF

860 SF

CONF

CONF

180 SF

150 SF

CLASSROOM

CLASSROOM

CLASSROOM

SUITE #5

SUITE #6

1230 SF

1170 SF

1170 SF

1060 SF

1060 SF

LIVE WORK LEARN @ CENTRAL IN CHAMBERSBURG

THIRD FLOOR
Third Floor Area Use:

Small-town Community + Urban Loft Lifestyle


Part of the redevelopment of Central is the Rose Rent Lofts, housed in the
original Chambersburg High School whose exterior has been excavated from
within the larger building. Rose Rent will consist of 1, 2 and 3-bedroom loft-style
apartments with modern and eco-friendly interiors. Amenities in this historic
building will include water, sewer and trash collection, washer/dryer in-unit, and
free on-site parking.

Common Space
Learn @ Central
Green Roof
Work @ Central
Live @ Central
============
Total

0 SF
3,025 SF
5,000 SF
0 SF
11,350 SF
=======
14,375 SF

2 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

1120 SF

1180 SF

1 BEDROOM

1 BEDROOM

810 SF

820 SF

Live @ Central
Ground Floor
First Floor
Second Floor
Third Floor
============
Total

0 SF
8,750 SF
8,735 SF
11,835 SF
=======
28,835 SF

BUSINESS
CENTER 2

2 BEDROOM
1180 SF

3 BEDROOM

3 BEDROOM

2 BEDROOM

1720 SF + LOFT

1450 SF + LOFT

1400 SF

E
Location and Community
Central is not just a name, its a reality. Located at 285 East Queen Street,
Central is within two miles of an incredible number of public amenities including:

Post Office (0.1 mile)


Central Business District (0.2 mile)
Coyle Free Library (0.4 mile)
Chambersburg Hospital (0.7 mile)
Chambersburg Area Senior High School (0.9 mile)
Benjamin Chambers Elementary School (0.9 mile)
Thaddeus Stevens Elementary School (1.1 mile)
Chambersburg Area Middle School (1.7 miles)

CLASSROOM

SUITE #8

1070 SF

860 SF

Travel Times

Shippensburg, PA
Gettysburg, PA
Hagerstown, MD
Whitetail Resort (Mercersburg, PA)
Harrisburg, PA
York, PA
Baltimore, MD
Washington, DC
Philadelphia, PA
Pittsburgh, PA

20 min
30 min
30 min
40 min
1 hr 0 min
1 hr 20 min
1 hr 40 min
1 hr 45 min
2 hr 40 min
2 hr 45 min

CONF
210 SF

GREEN ROOF
PLAY AREA

INDOOR
PLAY AREA

5000 SF

2000 SF

LIVE WORK LEARN @ CENTRAL IN CHAMBERSBURG

SATELLITE SITE PLAN

Getting from Now to Then

APPEARANCE NOT
SIGNIFICANTLY CHANGED

DEMOLISH TO CREATE
SITE CIRCULATION
AND PARKING

EXISTING BUILDING
(1909 CONSTRUCTION)

TENNANT
ENTRANCE

PARTIALLY DEMOLISH
TO CREATE SITE
CIRCULATION

LIVE

TENNANT ENTRANCE

EDUCATION ENTRANCE

(HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE)

PARTIALLY DEMOLISH
TO CREATE SITE
CIRCULATION

LEARN

WORK

EXISTING BUILDING
(1930 CONSTRUCTION)

EXISTING BUILDING
(1930 CONSTRUCTION)

SECURE EDUCATION
VISITOR ENTRANCE

(HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE)

DEMOLISH TO CREATE
SITE CIRCULATION
AND PARKING

DEMOLISH TO
CREATE SITE
CIRCULATION

OFFICE SUITES
ENTRANCE

OFFICE SUITES
ENTRANCE &
DELIVERIES

OFFICE
SUITES
ENTRANCE

(HANDICAPPED
ACCESSIBLE)