Switzer Medical Office Building I


Our objective in designing this three-story office building was to create a signature building with a high-tech, “slick” exterior skin for a highly visible site. The eye-catching articulated façade was achieved using EIFS panels and curved reflective glass.

Project Specs
Building Type and Size: Medical Offices, 55,000 sq.ft.
Location: Lexington, KY
Owner/Client: Switco III, LLC
Construction Cost: $2,800,000
Delivery Method: Design/Build
Schedule: Fast Track, 12 Months; Design and Construction
Completion: 2001


The interior contains a dramatic two-story atrium with mahogany wall panels and granite floors throughout. The building is designed for maximum flexibility with large, open floor plans. The building is 90% efficient from a gross/net standpoint. Built for the speculative office market, it was fully leased prior to completion.

This project was designed and constructed in 10 months.

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