the grand exterior


WCS Construction 2022

The Grand

Baltimore, MD

The Grand has won multiple awards since its completion in 2006.  Restoration and renovations to 90,000 SF of the former Masonic Temple, includes restoration of interior marble, plaster, scagliola, wood, and historic façade. The Grand featured historic tax credits and included lead paint and asbestos removal.  Included in this restoration work are new installations such as a commercial kitchen, an elevator, lighting, power system, HVAC system, plumbing system, sprinkler system and life safety systems. Roof additions and conveying systems.  The Grand provides over 38,000 SF of luxurious banquet and meeting space.

project details


Project Location

Client: 225 North Charles Street, LLC

Value: $27.2 million


ABC Baltimore Contractor of the Year 2007, Craftsmanship Award 2006,
AGC Washington Contractor Award 2006, Best Adaptive Reuse 2006,
Baltimore Heritage Historic Preservation Award 2006