Project: The Merion

Location: Evanston, Illinois

Client: Horizon Realty Group

Architect: Myefski Architects


Multiple-phased conversion of the occupied North Shore Retirement Hotel (built in 1920) into the luxury senior rental community, The Merion. The project included a full renovation of the basement, lobby-level, grand ballroom, commercial kitchen and dining facilities, a new bar, residential amenity spaces and new entrance canopies. Work also included new HVAC systems for the lobby and amenity spaces as well as significant electrical and plumbing upgrades.

The Merion