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CLIENTBrookfield Properties

SERVICESMaster Planning, New Construction, Interiors

LOCATIONWashington, DC

SIZE450,000 sq ft

STATUSCompleted 2020

STUDIOS' design for Estate at The Yards, a new eleven-story rental residential building by Brookfield Properties, draws inspiration from the site's industrial history and celebrates the adjacent Yards Park by dissolving the boundaries between the inside and the outside environment.

Estate at the Yards
Estate at the Yards
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Cascading terraces overlooking Yards Park and the Anacostia River, adjacent to STUDIOS' Thompson Hotel
Cascading terraces overlooking Yards Park and the Anacostia River, adjacent to STUDIOS' Thompson Hotel
Estate's terrace overlooking Yards Park (rendering)
Estate's terrace overlooking Yards Park (rendering)

The 264-unit building takes advantage of the site's unique characteristics, with dramatic waterfront views and cascading park-facing terraces. Amenities include an indoor-outdoor garden lounge, second floor spa, fitness center, media and work lounges, and rooftop pool.

View of the building exterior from the terrace
View of the building exterior from the terrace

Estate at The Yards is located at Parcel L, a pivotal site in Brookfield’s Yards development in southeast Washington, DC. Parcel L includes two projects designed by STUDIOS as a joint mixed-use development: the Estate by Brookfield and the Thompson Hotel developed by JW Capital Partners and Geolo Capital.

Estate as an extension of Yards Park
Estate as an extension of Yards Park
Carved historic mass
Carved historic mass
Adjacent Thompson Hotel as an industrial block
Adjacent Thompson Hotel as an industrial block

PHOTOGRAPHYBruce Damonte