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The Details
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Size: 114,303 square feet
Value: $20,413,902
Completion Date: June, 2007
Delivery Method: CM-at-Risk
Owner: Virginia Department of General Services
Architects: Clark Nexsen

Sitter and Barfoot Veterans Care Facility is a 114,303 square foot, multi-wing, residential care center for veterans. The facility features 160 single occupancy rooms in three nursing units: two 60 bed skilled nursing care units and one 40 bed secure Alzheimer’s dementia unit with enclosed courtyards. The facility is self-supporting with private resident rooms containing private handicap accessible baths with roll-in showers, nursing/support spaces, pharmacy, a full service commercial kitchen and dining area, barber/beauty shop, library, game room, computer room, lounges, activities rooms, physical therapy rooms, administrative offices and lobbies.

Building construction is conventional; structural steel and load bearing masonry for kitchen and mechanical core areas as well as support offices and administrative areas. The main lobby features a two-story exposed timber construction with a tongue and groove wood ceiling. The residential wings are structural wood framed. Exterior finishes are Hardiplank concrete siding and brick veneer. Roof construction is EPDM over the central core areas and architectural asphalt shingles over the residential wings.