Carnegie Abbey Golf House Portsmouth, RI

Carnegie Abbey Golf House


Client: Carnegie Abbey Club
Architect: Newport Collaborative Architects
Total Sq. Footage: 100,000

The $30 million Carnegie Abbey Golf Club is comprised of three components: the Golf Lodge, Lookout and the Carnegie Abbey Golf House. The entire project includes 27 new residential units, a restaurant, bar, exercise/locker room facilities, pro shop, condominiums, swimming pool, cabana and spa totaling in excess of 100,000 square feet. This project was especially challenging due to the drainage and septic needs of several linked developments located in an environmentally sensitive coastal area.


  • High end Multi-Unit (27 Units)
  • Environmentally sensitive site restrictions
  • Operating golf course during construction
  • Complex mechanical & electrical systems
  • Pre-construction phase partnering for budget/scope development
  • Constructibility review and value engineering input
  • Energy efficiency concerns
  • Open-book GMP
  • Local and state agency involvement