Tel. 215.564.1202

Email. amckinney@almaarchitecture.com

Copyright © 2019  / All rights reserved / Privacy Policy ALMA architecture llc

Address.

441 North 5th Street

Philadelphia PA 19123

 

  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • Grey LinkedIn Icon
  • Instagram

Hart's Pub

Commercial /  4,050 SF  /  Easton, PA 

Site

Hart's Pub. is nestled between the base of a prominent hill and a creek.  The brick structure was once occupied by the Chemical Publishing Company, owned and operated by Engineer, Chemist, and Professor, Evan Hart. The design of Hart's Pub. references the Hart's professional and academic accomplishments in chemistry and printing.

Hart's

Pub.

Hill

Building

Building

Creek

quad

Exterior Wall

Circulation

Restrooms

Counter/Bar

Kitchen

Storage

2

2

2

4

3

3

4

2

5

3

3

1

1

5

5

6

6

6

Existing

1    Sprawling service spaces 

2    Isolated social spaces
3    Historic windows bricked over

4    Superfluous circulation
5    Disconnected from creek and woods

6    Remote bar and kitchen counter


Proposed

1    Consolidated service mass  

2    Continuous social space

3    Re-opened historic windows
4    Reduced area dedicated to circulation 

5    Installed deck and large opening

6    Centralized bar and service counter

Ground Floor

1

2

2

3

4

5

11

5

5

6

7

8

10

2

9

1    Bar / Service Counter

2    Flexible Seating

3    Kitchen
4    Deck

5    Bathroom

6    Elevator

7    Dumbwaiter

8    Glass Garage Door

9    Windows in Historic Locations

10  Fire Pit

11  Storage

Focal Point

In the center of Hart's Pub. is a prominent bar that wraps around the historic brick building core. A grid of open shelving was designed above the bar to provide a more intimate scale. The grid unifies storage, display, menus, and signage.

Elevations

1    Enlarge Windows

2    Improved Lighting

3    Signage
4    Back Deck

5    Open Historic Windows

Front Elevation

1

1

3

2

3

Side Elevation

3

5

4

Back Deck