Ziegler Cooper to Design 20-Story Condo Tower

By Anuradha Kher, Online News EditorSan Antonio, Texas–Houston-based Ziegler Cooper Architects has unveiled its design plans for The Broadway, a 20-story condominium tower located adjacent to the Alamo Heights area, in downtown San Antonio, Texas. The project that broke ground in late 2007 is expected to be complete by October 2009.According to Ziegler Cooper, the tower design combines stone with stainless steel, glass and aluminum to provide a unique design expression. The building’s facade breaks it down into a distinct base, middle and top.A landscaped motor court accented by a water feature will be the entrance to the building’s front door. The tower will also feature a landscaped private courtyard and gardens centered around a large lounge pool. There will be a shaded outdoor living room surrounding the pool and gardens, as well as an outdoor kitchen and a veranda for year-round use.The one-, two-, and three-bedroom units ranging in size from 1,262 sq. ft. to 5,839 sq. ft., feature 11 floorplans with floor-to-ceiling views and ornate interiors that include designer kitchens, Miele appliances, granite and marble stone surfaces, imported wood flooring, spacious walk-in closets, ceiling heights up to 14 ft., private, full balconies and standard wireless capabilities.The condos are priced from $600,000 to $2.9 million.