bld architecture was selected by cape advisors, inc. and racanelli construction for this extraordinary exterior restoration, renovation and expansion of the bulova watchcase factory in sag harbor, ny, converting the original masonry and heavy timber framed structure (c.1881) into luxury residential units for sale. the new addition will include seven townhouse units that share a common landscape courtyard and pool that cover a below-grade parking structure.
the existing factory building is a designated historic landmark in the village of sag harbor (known as the bulova plant), and the entire site is in the sag harbor historic district. the factory building had been vacant for many years and was in a state of disrepair. proposed new construction adjacent to the factory building includes a below-grade parking structure, 17 newly constructed townhouse units and a recreation building. the recreation building includes a fitness center, commercial kitchen, dining and spa.