Old Mill

Chenniel Goymer

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architectural technology, schematic design, renovation, plan drawing, adaptive reuse, building science, studio 6

Design Concept

The Village of Paisley is big on sharing their history with their visitors. By reimagining the mill into a beer house, the architecture pays homage to the history of the once functioning grist mill. The inclusion of public spaces such as the pub, art store and art workspace/gallery was thoughtfully inspired by Paisley’s goal of drawing in visitors into the village and wanting to increase their local arts and entertainment history. Breaking open the front façade with a large curtain wall was crucial so that people see inside the building and are enticed to come inside and stay a while. This big curtain wall also allows those inside to stay connected to the surrounding area.


Faculty of Applied Science & Technology (FAST)

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Original Publication Citation

Goymer, C. (2021, February, 26). A Paisley Mills Adaptive Reuse Project. Studio 6 winter 2021. https://perma.cc/N9PB-FA64