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West Chester Hotel of Pennsylvania

West Chester, PA

Proposed redevelopment of a vacant commercial site in downtown West Chester into an 8-story, mixed-use building to incorporate a drugstore; branded 100-room full-service hotel including restaurant, meeting and catering rooms; the top 2 floors as one and two-bedroom condominium units. The location was originally a hotel which ceased operations in the 1940s and burned down in the 1960s. The project will retain existing fa├žade of first floor restaurant (to be relocated to the new hotel) and will replicate a second floor porch from the original hotel. Sustainability features include geothermal applications, graywater systems, a green roof and solar panels. Developer is Zukin Realty. Shared parking with a new public garage which will provide solar energy panels and accommodations for bicycles and electric cars. Location is 3 blocks from the Chester County Transit Center and is serviced by 6 public transit agencies. Under construction.