225 Bush Street

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225 Bush Street
Eastern side of 225 Bush Street.jpg
Former names Standard Oil Building
Record height
Preceded by Call Building
Surpassed by Pacific Telephone Building
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 225 Bush Street
San Francisco, California
Coordinates 37°47′27″N 122°24′05″W / 37.79086°N 122.40147°W / 37.79086; -122.40147Coordinates: 37°47′27″N 122°24′05″W / 37.79086°N 122.40147°W / 37.79086; -122.40147
Completed 1922
Owner Flynn Properties, Inc.
Roof 100 m (330 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 22
Floor area 560,000 sq ft (52,000 m2)
Design and construction
Architect George W. Kelham

225 Bush Street, originally known as the Standard Oil Building, is a 25-floor building, including 21 floors of office space, 1 floor of retail, 1 storage floor and 2 basement levels including the garage in San Francisco. It was the tallest building in the city from its completion in 1922 to 1925.

It contains approximately 560,000 sq ft (52,000 m2) of rentable space. It is a historic building, being the headquarters for Standard Oil of California, now Chevron, for over half a century. Composed of two buildings, the old wing was built in the 1920s. The new wing was built in the 1950s.


  1. ^ 225 Bush Street at Emporis
  2. ^ 225 Bush Street at SkyscraperPage
  3. ^ 225 Bush Street at Structurae
  4. ^ Dineen, J.K. (2012-08-31). "After paying $212M, Flynn to redo 225 Bush". San Francisco Business Times. Retrieved 2013-12-05. 

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