The landscape design for this new building creates thresholds into the new precinct and expresses stormwater best management practices.
Lafayette’s quad area was transformed by reinforcing the pedestrian-oriented nature of the campus and by inserting landscapes which respond to the College’s history and architectural context.
Ayers Saint Gross’ design calls for preserving the naturally wooded site, and includes sustainable strategies such as using native plants and reducing development footprint.
The campus character is improved through the rehabilitation of its core landscapes and strengthened visual connections with its surroundings.
JHU APL’s new open space incorporates stormwater management into a dining terrace, Central Green, and a series of intimate spaces for meetings.
Ayers Saint Gross’ landscape master plan and implementation highlights sustainability and strikes a balance between vehicular demands and creating a high-quality environment for pedestrians.
Ayers Saint Gross reintegrated the north quad through improvements to the landscape and hardscape with pedestrian paths and a tree preservation plan.
This stormwater and landscape management master plan guides the creation of sustainable, functional campus landscapes that integrates stormwater management, open spaces, and connectivity.
The landscape design preserves and enhances the natural landscape to create site amenities including a dining terrace, water garden, and a memorial dedicated to Maryland women veterans.
While distinguishable from the historic landscape, the materials reference the historic estate: gravel walks, cut stone borders and plane tree rows.
The new residential campus landscape connects back to the central campus with brick walkways and open green spaces framed by rows of canopy trees.