Bucks County chef Max Hansen, proprietor of Max Hansen Caterer, has introduced that he’ll open his new occasion venue and catering enterprise on Carter Highway in Hopewell Township in the summertime of 2022.
The brand new house, initially slated to open in 2017, can be referred to as the Princeton Farmhouse. Will probably be situated on a portion of a former biotech campus at 328 Carter Highway in Hopewell Township. The 25,000-square-foot venue could have a full-service liquor license and can be capable to accommodate as much as 300 visitors for weddings, company occasions, and different gatherings. Hansen mentioned the pre-existing accepted plans for the property are being revised. He mentioned the rationale for the revisions is to accommodate new necessities for coronavirus protocols. The zoning board for Hopewell Township granted variances for the unique venture in January of 2016.
Hansen, who has been a caterer within the area for greater than 25 years, mentioned he hopes to fill what he sees as a long-standing void relating to occasion house within the Princeton space. “I imagine that our farmhouse venue will present a world-class occasion house worthy of the group,” he mentioned in his announcement in regards to the 2022 opening plans.
The constructing is being designed by Studio Hillier. Building will start late this summer time, with completion slated for the summer time of 2022. The Princeton Farmhouse will embody a full-service catering and occasion facility, a commissary kitchen, and workplaces. The roof can be raised to create an ethereal fashionable construction. Hansen mentioned the brand new design could have “the feel and appear of a New England farm compound with a Princeton aesthetic.” A big deck for out of doors occasions will provide views of a pond.
Hansen mentioned he’ll companion with a number of native farms, together with Cherry Grove Farms, Terhune Orchards, and Blue Moon Acres, to offer native elements for his menus.
“The Princeton Farmhouse is the success of a lifelong dream for me and for my crew,” mentioned Hansen. “I’ve been working my whole profession to construct any such premier facility, and I can’t wait to serve our visitors from Princeton and past subsequent summer time.”