|Location||10 W. Adams Avenue
|Roof||177 ft (54 m)|
|Design and construction|
The high-rise building was constructed in 1916, and is one of Detroit's oldest; it was finished in 1919, and was constructed in the neo-gothic architectural style. It stands at 14 floors, and has 65 residential units. For many years it had a Fyfe shoe store at the retail street level and offices in the upper stories. The building is mainly used as a residential building, but has some retail and a bar at street level.
- Architect: Smith, Hinchman, & Grylls
- Owner: PEM Investments, LLC
- The building was nearly demolished in the mid-1990s to make way for parking for Comerica Park.
- The building was named after Richard H. Fyfe, a Detroit merchant who made his fortune in the shoe trade.
References and further reading
- "Just in time for Opening Day, Hard Luck Lounge Downtown opens in former Proof space". ModelDMedia. 2010-04-06. Retrieved 2013-12-27.
- Hill, Eric J. and John Gallagher (2002). AIA Detroit: The American Institute of Architects Guide to Detroit Architecture. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-3120-3.
- Meyer, Katherine Mattingly and Martin C.P. McElroy with Introduction by W. Hawkins Ferry, Hon A.I.A. (1980). Detroit Architecture A.I.A. Guide Revised Edition. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-1651-4.
- Sharoff, Robert (2005). American City: Detroit Architecture. Wayne State University Press. ISBN 0-8143-3270-6.
- Fyfe Building Apartments
- Google Maps location of Fyfe Building Apartments
- Fyfe Building Apartments details at Emporis.com
- SkyscraperPage.com's Profile on The Fyfe Building
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