46 S. Market St.

Historic properties need special expertise to maintain their historic value while updating for more modern amenities.

Contour Construction was hired as the general contractor to complete an adaptive reuse project with a 3-story addition in downtown Frederick along the historic Carroll Creek. The project was nominated by the Frederick County Office of Economic Development for its annual “Modern Masterpiece” award.




Frederick, MD

  • 7,500 sq. ft.
  • General Contractor

Work Completed

  • A new 3-story building addition, complete with a 1,100 sq ft basement and underpinning.
  • A sleek and modern elevator tower to ensure seamless vertical transportation and accessibility for all individuals.
  • A stunning 1,500 sq ft rooftop patio and bar, offering breathtaking new views of Carroll Creek and providing an exclusive retreat for leisure and relaxation amidst the charm of Downtown Frederick.
  • A sophisticated 4,700 sq ft office fit-up, showcasing Contour Construction’s proficiency in Adaptive Re-Use, blending modern amenities and ergonomic principles to foster a productive and inspiring work environment.
  • A versatile 4,600 sq ft shell space designed with flexibility in mind, awaiting a premier retail/restaurant tenant that will enrich the local community with fresh and exciting offerings.
  • An inviting 2,500 sq ft Creekside courtyard, creating a serene oasis for relaxation, social gatherings, and cultural events, fostering a sense of community and togetherness.