McMillan Sand Filtration Site – Parcel 2

Located between 1st and Half Streets on the Historic North Service Court, the mixed-use building will include ~250 apartments, of which 25 will be affordable at 80% of AMI, and 15,000 sf of neighborhood serving retail, with outdoor seating adjacent the North Service Court and Olmsted Walk.  Collectively the design and program optimize the pedestrian experience, while remaining a backdrop to the historic landmark.  Designed by MV+A Architects, the building is imagined to provide a unique expression honoring the McMillan site as a historic landmark, while relating to the existing approved buildings.

2501 First St, NW
Washington, DC

  • Type: Mixed-use
  • Size: 250 units; 15,000 sf retail