Wirth & Hammel Stables Shops
Historic renovation in the 3rd Ward.
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Quorum Architects, Inc. renovated the Stables Building located in the Historic Third Ward. Built in 1892 by H.C. Koch, the architect who designed Milwaukee’s City Hall, the building sheltered horses and carriages for prestigious citizens and visitors of Milwaukee. The Stables currently houses Design Within Reach, a source for the best in authentic modern design, from iconic midcentury works to innovative items designed today. The top-to-bottom building renovation included replacement and recreation of the historical windows and doors on the street facade to meet the National Park Service Histpric Landmark Preservation Guidlines and qualify the renocation for state and federal historic tax credits.