27 Jun '15, 8pm

The @Starbucks design team wins award for their historic preservation of the Roastery.

In autumn of 2012, a “for lease” sign appeared in the window of art supply store that was going out of business. The aging building on Seattle’s Capitol Hill, built nearly a century ago, was once a showroom for luxury automobiles and the crown jewel of the city’s auto row. The grand dealership, closed during the Depression, was home to an auto parts dealer during the 1940s-60s, and reverted back to a dealership again in the 1970s. By the 2000s it became a quirky retail space with a haphazard drywall partitions and layers of dated finishes. Two years later, the 15,000 square-foot space reopened as the first Starbucks Reserve® Roastery & Tasting Room the site of the old Packard Showroom transformed to a one-of-a-kind tribute to coffee. Historic Seattle , a nonprofit dedicated to preserving the city’s architectural legacy, awarded Starbucks its Best Adaptive Reuse Award for 2...

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