This repositioned building offers tenants and patrons a revitalized street presence along with state of the art interiors, and retail, restaurant and office spaces.

Project Name: Castaway Commons
Studio Name: Shubin Donaldson
Project size: 33000 ft2
Completion date: 2016
Building levels: 2
Location: Newport Beach, United States
Photography: Benny Chan

Castaway Commons by Shubin Donaldson - Sheet1
Exterior View ©Benny Chan

This project in Newport Beach is a “reskin” of an existing 32,860 square foot 2-story medical office with existing surgery center. It is a complete façade renovation and accessibility upgrade for the site and public spaces within the existing building. The building was originally built in 1964 by Richard H Dodd as a medical office building.

Castaway Commons by Shubin Donaldson - Sheet2
Dining Space ©Benny Chan

The main interior lobby renovation features a circular staircase, refinished and renovated with a glass guardrail and stainless steel handrails and a terrazzo tile finish on the treads. Ceiling heights were redesigned to give the space an open feel.

Castaway Commons by Shubin Donaldson - Sheet3
Outdoor Space ©Benny Chan

Stacked, large format, terrazzo tile flows from the elevated exterior plaza throughout the lobby and into the south entrance of the building creating a cohesive exterior and interior design.


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