Hickory Grove Assisted Living Center

Carthage, IL

Klingner & Associates provided professional services for this 18,026 SF new $3.7 million design/build project which included architectural and site concepts, architectural, mechanical-electrical-plumbing, structural and site design development to construct a one-story wood-framed with masonry veneer supportive living facility expansion on existing first floor pre-cast concrete slab and basement of the previous Memorial Hospital/Hancock Co. Nursing Home.

The existing 1990 addition Dining Room wing of the Nursing Home was incorporated into the new facility with a new commercial kitchen. Exterior was designed to match the existing Hickory Grove Apartments SLF and the Maple Grove Memory Care.  The new facility provides ten (10) one-person occupancy sized one-bedroom units, eight (8) two-person occupancy sized one-bedroom units and two (2) two- bedroom units.  Other spaces included are: Lobby, Director’s office, Conference room, staff break room, housekeeping, Public Restrooms, Charts/Meds, consultation room, resident laundry, housekeeping laundry, soiled utility, living room, library, beauty salon, and computer area.  A new covered drop-off canopy was provided at the main entrance.  Site work included a new circle drive at the main entrance.  Additional 50 stall parking lot was provided east of the facility.  Mechanical work included new individual thru-wall heat pump units for each apartment room and central units for common spaces.