The Culinary Institute of America, Villas at the Culinary

Hyde Park, New York

The Villas at the Culinary is a new privatized student-housing development at The Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, N.Y. Nestled at the north end of campus, each three-story townhouse-style residence features eight private bedrooms, an open-plan living room and dining area, large kitchen and laundry facilities. The new housing design was created to accommodate ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCAPACITY160COST PER SQ FT$260.39FEATURED IN2013 Architectural PortfolioSUB CATEGORYSpecialized demographic shift of the school's growing non-traditional student base.

The Villas integrate geothermal heating and cooling, low- or no-VOC finishes, sustainable furnishings and abundant natural light. They fit unpretentiously in the campus’ rolling, wooden terrain along the scenic Hudson River.

Exterior photo: Phil Mansfield