Kroger Bakery Site

Columbus, Ohio

A 9.5 acre, urban infill project consisting of the adaptive reuse of the former Ford Motor Company’s Model T factory building and the former Kroger Bakery Building, built in 1927. The Ford Motor Co. building will be placed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a candidate for state and federal historic tax credits.

The project will also include three multi-story, new construction apartment buildings, retail and restaurant space on Cleveland Avenue’s street front, and an assortment of outdoor amenities such as an Amenity Porch with a Pool, a Roaming Forest, Dog Park, and many passive and active gathering spaces.

Project Details

Construction Budget: $95 million

Developers: Casto, Kelley Cos., and The Robert Weiler Co.

Residential: 448 apartment units proposed; 602,000 SF

Retail/Restaurant: 11,250 SF proposed

Parking: 599 spaces

Building Owner's Representative: Domus Building Project Management

Construction Manager: HGC Construction

Architects & Renderings:

  • Dimit Architects, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sandvick Architects, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio
  • REALM Collaborative; Columbus, Ohio
  • E.P. Ferris & Associates; Columbus, Ohio