Prince of Peace Catholic Church

Sanctuary and classroom addition.

Design of a 12-classroom addition, sanctuary addition to increase seating by 300, and expand the commons area by 50 percent; a new commercial kitchen and renovation of administrative spaces. This was accomplished through the charrette design process involving particiation of Church members. This project involved taking out six of eight walls in an octagonal shaped sanctuary. The Church was also keep operational during the expansion which occurred during the winter months. Final comment from the church was “It doesn’t look like an addition.”

This is a project developed for Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Original estimate was $2,850,000. Construction value was $2,883,000.

  • Project Location: Chesapeake, Virginia
  • Client: Prince of Peace Catholic Church