Watermark Residences

Project Completion
April 2014

Location
Cambridge, MA

Building Type
Commercial

SITUATED IN THE HEART of Kendall Square, the LEED Gold certified Watermark West complex is host to residential, commercial, and retail spaces. Recover installed two rooftop patios designed to provide residents with recreational and leisure spaces overlooking Cambridge, the Charles River, and downtown Boston.

A second-floor rooftop patio features badminton and bocce ball courts in addition to a walking pavilion, redbud trees, ornamental grasses, and an herb garden. The twenty-first floor "Sky Deck" at Watermark West features ornamental grasses, living walls, walkable green space, roof deck, and custom-fabricated planters.

 

 

Client Name
Watermark Residences

Combined Size
16,000 sq. ft.

Architects
CBT Architects

Green Roof Design
Recover Green Roofs & CBT Architects

Construction Manager
Nauset Construction

Plant Type(s)
Sedum, redbud trees, & various grasses

Green Roof Components
ZinCo

Waterproofing Membrane
Firestone TPO

Waterproofing Installer
Wellesley Roofing

Plant Supplier
Cavicchio Greenhouses

Soil Media Supplier
ZinCo

Hardscape Installer
Wellesley Roofing

Green Roof Installer
Recover Green Roofs



COMMERCIAL

RESIDENTIAL

SCHOOLS

FOOD ROOFS

INTERIORS