Rockry Hall was designed by Seth Bradford in 1890. A fire ravaged the mansion soon after construction. During reconstruction, a neighboring Queen Anne was moved 100 feet and angled into Rockry Hall on the northeast corner. The end product was a mixture of two periods. NCA strengthened the Gothic Revival aspects of the residential project […]
Noted architect George B. Post designed the residence on Bellevue Avenue in 1879. NCA restored the landmark by reconstructing the veranda and reconfiguring the east elevation to accommodate a family room and study. The team also recreated the original crimson, green and taupe palette hidden beneath layers of white paint. The residential project earned Newport […]
NCA transformed the historic 1909 structure into a boutique hotel. Significant spaces, details, and finishes of historic importance were restored. NCA also expanded the hotel by adding a conservatory, enclosed courtyard with pool, rooftop deck and additional level that created a contrast between public rooms and guest suites. The commercial project received the Newport Historical […]
NCA’s restored the 1874 landmark by replicating the tower, replacing siding, rescuing original windows, installing shutters, replacing chimneys, and installing a cedar roof with copper gutters and roof ridge cresting. The boutique hotel’s interior project involved restoring the tower and reconfiguring the first-floor commercial kitchen, lobby, bar, and dining rooms. The restoration project earned RI/AIA […]
Fort Adams is among the nation’s largest coastal fortifications. NCA orchestrated over $6 million of work including master plans, site/safety improvements, interpretive museum facilities and restoration of the earthen ramparts, green roof, north casements, youth barracks and redoubt/jail. The restoration of the redoubt/jail included many sustainable design elements. The project earned the Doris Duke Preservation […]
To help transform the historic 1850 residence into a mixed-use facility, NCA designed a dormitory entrance and glass entry on the east façade for use by students living on the upper levels. NCA also adapted the mansion’s formal first-floor rooms to be used as classrooms. The project received an Historic Preservation Award from the Newport […]
NCA has been designing solutions for over 30 years. Our diverse portfolio includes many project types such as residential
, commercial, sustainable, master plans, restoration, adaptive reuse, multi-family, boutique hotels, learning environments, municipal buildings, museums, and theaters. Please use this search feature to filter the portfolio - simply insert a project name, location or project type.