Soon to Rise: The Grove at Grand Bay

The Grove at Grand Bay ResidenceThe demolition of the Grand Bay Hotel started January 22, Tuesday to make way for an awaited $400 million worth glass condo towers called the The Grove at Grand Bay. The Grove has a very unique twist and turn design makes it stand out from the rest of the buildings. This will make it as a significant landmark as an evidence of the evolution of condominium architecture. This was a project that features a two 20 story building accommodating 69 units.

The building is a mark of an innovative design by the renowned Bjarke Ingels Group in collaboration with Nichols Broch and Associates with a landscape designed by Miami’s favorite hometown landscape architect Raymond Jungles and with the Bjarke Ingels Group. Jungles used mostly native floras and fauna as part of his landscape creating tropical gardens over as much of the site as possible.

Features:

  • 320 feet of frontage on South Bayshore Drive
  • 59 units in the North Tower
  • 37 units in the South Tower
  • Swimming pool on the rooftop of the North & South Tower
  • Swimming pool on the great lawn
  • Lobby is located at an elevation of 18 foot above sea level with 25 foot high ceilings
  • Second floor is first level of living with eyesight at or about 50’ above sea level
  • Ceiling height – 12 ft ceiling clear
  • Terrace depth – 12 ft deep for the east facing terraces
  • Gas cooking for the residence main kitchen
  • Electric cooking for the Summer kitchens on all residence terraces
  • Penthouse and Corner Residences will each receive a 2-car air-conditioned garage
  • Penthouse and Corner Residences will have staff quarters and bath.
  • All other residences will receive 2 parking spaces within the garage
  • Private elevator for every residence
  • Butler services will be offered
  • Chef on site

Sources:

http://therealestatecoconut.com/the-grove-at-grand-bay-in-coconut-grov/

http://miami.curbed.com/tags/bjarke-ingels

http://miami.cbslocal.com/2013/01/23/femolition-begins-at-grove-landmark-grand-bay-hotel/

http://groveatgrandbay.com/

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