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Knoxon (Royal) Motel                                                                                               MIMO, Historic District, Miami, FL

Client :                  

ROYAL 7411, LLC 

Program-Scale :    

- Restoration Of (8,894 SF), 2-Story Historic Building                                                                                                                                                             

Building Type :    

Commercial Mixed-Use.

      

Status :                

Under Permitting & Interior Demolition                                                                                                                                                                 

Project Scope :      

In Accordance With The Historic Restoration Of The Royal Motel Located At Biscayne Boulevard, MIMO Historic District.

Due To Excessive Decay & Dilapidation Of The Existing Building Shell:

- Beyond Any Level Of Repair Is Proposed. 

- Entirely New Adaptive Reuse Of The Eastern Wing Into A 2-Story Commercial Use. 

- New Hambro Joist System & Concrete Topping.

The Historic Significance Of This Structure Primarily Rests Within It’s West Wing. 

West Wing Will Be Preserved & Restored In It’s Entirety. 

(Including):

- Historic Window & Wall Openings. 

- Façade Finishes.

- Signage.

(Whereas On The Eastern Wing Under The Same Roof): 

- We Proposed Enlargement Of Existing Motel Room Doors & Windows To Sliding. 

- Full-Bay Operable Doors In Order That The Motel Room Bays May Be Converted Into A Future Restaurant On The Ground Floor. 

- A New Fresh Seafood Bar On The Second Level.

 

Design Team :        

- Principal Architect: DB.LEWIS ARCHITECT-THRESHOLDS.

- Landscape Architect: MARIANO CORRAL.

- Civil Engineer: B, A, & K GROUP, INC.

- M.E.P. + F Engineer: VIDAL & ASSOCIATES.

- Structural Engineer: EDWARD A. LANDERS, P.E.                                                                                                                                                               

Knoxon Site plans

Knoxon Site plans

Knoxon Basement and G. Floor plan

Knoxon Basement and G. Floor plan

Knoxon Second Floor plan

Knoxon Second Floor plan

Historic Photo

Historic Photo

Knoxon South and North elevations

Knoxon South and North elevations

Knoxon Longitudinal and Cross Section

Knoxon Longitudinal and Cross Section

Knoxon West and East Elevations

Knoxon West and East Elevations

Existing in Disrepair

Existing in Disrepair

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