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Barracuda Condominiums

Madison, WI
  • Bldg system

    Hybrid

  • No. Of Stories

    7

  • Sq. footage

    45,500

The Barracuda Condominiums is a 7-story building with 5 levels of residential units over above grade and below parking levels located on a triangular lot in the desirable Basset Street neighborhood, just one block from both Lake Monona and the Wisconsin State Capitol. The Barracuda features 19 luxury 2-bedroom / 2-bathroom units, ranging from 1,400 to 1,730 square feet, with customed-designed showcase kitchens, winter gardens and sleeping porches. The top floor units feature large, private, landscaped balconies.


The hybrid framing system consists of structural steel beams and columns with glue-laminated timber (GLT) floor decks, built over structured concrete parking levels. Being praised as innovative and timeless, the condos highlight the use of warm timber ceilings with 10-foot height floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive glazing that provide 75 percent of the units with a view of Lake Monona and 20 percent with a Capitol view. It is the first condominium project in the area in a decade, satisfying the demand for more owner-occupied housing.
 

  • Construction Type:

    III-B

  • Building Type:

    Multi-Family (Apartments, Condos)

  • Material Types:

    Glue-Laminated Timber (GLT), Hybrid (wood with steel or concrete)

Companies Involved:
  • Populance

    Architect and Developer

  • Fink Horejsh, LLC

    Structural Engineers

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