COLD SPRING, MN – Construction has officially started on Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Lakefield, Minnesota.

Miller Architects & Builders recently broke ground on Colonial Manor addition. Colonial Manor was approved by the State of Minnesota for a Moratorium Exception in 2021, clearing the way to begin their new addition and renovation.

The project consists of a 5,220 square foot addition that will provide for five new private rooms with bathrooms, seven new private bathrooms in existing private rooms, a new dining room, a new day room, a new day lounge area, a new administrative wing, and a new drive-under canopy for drop-off and pick-up. The existing facility will get new finishes throughout, a new mechanical system, new lighting, a new roof, and a revised parking lot.

Miller provided the moratorium submittal, architectural design, and now construction services. Completion is scheduled for Spring of 2023.

Miller Architects & Builders, LLC, St. Cloud, MN, is a full-service architectural and construction firm providing design/build, architectural design, pre-construction, construction, and construction management services for commercial projects in the upper Midwest. More information about the firm can be found at