Coral Gables City Hall

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Coral Gables City Hall
Coral Gables City Hall at night.jpg
Coral Gables City Hall is located in Florida
Coral Gables City Hall
Location Coral Gables, Florida
Coordinates 25°44′55″N 80°15′49″W / 25.74861°N 80.26361°W / 25.74861; -80.26361Coordinates: 25°44′55″N 80°15′49″W / 25.74861°N 80.26361°W / 25.74861; -80.26361
Built 1928
Architect Phineas Paist,
Harold Steward
Architectural style Mediterranean Revival
NRHP Reference # 74000616[1]
Added to NRHP July 24, 1974

The Coral Gables City Hall is a historic site in Coral Gables, Florida. It is located at 405 Biltmore Way. On July 24, 1974, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

The city hall was built in the Mediterranean Revival architectural style. It was completed in 1928. Phineas Paist and Harold Steward were the architects; Denman Fink was the artistic advisor.[2] It is three stories tall, built of local limestone, has a stuccoed exterior, tile roof, central 3-stage clock tower, and a Corinthian colonnade. It was major element in the plan of George E. Merrick, founder of Coral Gables, to create a Spanish-Mediterranean city.[3]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Patricios 1994. p. 196
  3. ^ Dade county listings
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