The Shelton is a mixed-use, four-story, 103,000 square foot wood frame building constructed atop a parking garage providing 108 parking spaces below grade. A concrete podium structure atop the parking deck provides retail space at street level for local merchants. The 94-unit building contains apartments with a mixture of configurations. Designed to comply with a form-based zoning code, the Nauck Village Center Action Plan, this 94-unit multi-family residential building is the first major component of the revitalization effort in the Nauck community.
Integral Group performed a high level design to fulfill the owners mission to bring much needed affordable housing to Arlington. The 4 story, 103,000 square foot u-shaped building creates an urban street edge and a landscaped interior courtyard. Other amenities include a community room and a computer lab. Sustainable design strategies range from additional storm water management to a highly efficient building skin to selection of high SEER-rated mechanical equipment and Energy Star appliances.