Balancing historic preservation and recreational needs was achieved by assessing the significance and integrity of the historic resources…
The City of Carlsbad selected this skilled team of specialists for their expertise and knowledge of historic properties. Coastal Sage Landscape Architecture designed the site for park users, to create event and celebration space and to preserve and educate the public about this significant history of the ranch. The cultural landscape reconstruction included segments of the historic corral and arena fencing, access compliant with ADA requirements, pathways and steps, site lighting, boulders and hitching post and also the concept layout of benches, amphitheater and accessible routes.
Meeting the Requirements of Historic Standards and Local Codes Requirements
Objectives included achieving the requirements of the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for the Treatment of Historic Properties State Historical Building Code (Stable Only) and conforming to local and state construction requirements.
Balancing Historic Preservation and Recreation Needs
The recreational demands on Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch Park are high. Balancing historic preservation and recreational needs was achieved by assessing the significance and integrity of the historic resources and designing treatments that foster both the preservation of significant historic resources and recreation.
City of Carlsbad Parks Department
Page & Turnbull Architects
- APWA San Diego and Imperial Counties Project of the Year Award under $2,000,000, 2019