Golden State County Plaza

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Golden State County Plaza
Golden State County Plaza.JPG
Former names Del Webb's Towne House
Alternative names The Del Webb Center
Fresno County Plaza
Del Webb Towne House
General information
Type Commercial offices
Government offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location 2220 Tulare Street
Fresno, California
Coordinates 36°44′07″N 119°47′13″W / 36.7352°N 119.7869°W / 36.7352; -119.7869Coordinates: 36°44′07″N 119°47′13″W / 36.7352°N 119.7869°W / 36.7352; -119.7869
Construction started 1962
Completed 1964
Height
Antenna spire 78.6 m (258 ft)
Roof 66.5 m (218 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 21
Lifts/elevators 5
Design and construction
Developer Del Webb
References
[1][2]

Golden State County Plaza is a 21-storey, 66.5 m (218 ft) skyscraper in Fresno, California. When completed in 1964 by Fresno-born developer, Del Webb, the building was a mixed-use project that included commercial offices with Del Webb's Towne House hotel situated on the upper floors.[3] The building now houses several Fresno County Government offices,[4] and it is currently the third tallest in the city.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Golden State County Plaza at Emporis
  2. ^ Golden State County Plaza at SkyscraperPage
  3. ^ "Del Webb Corporation: Company History". Funding Universe. 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012. 
  4. ^ "Fresno County Departments". County of Fresno. 2012. Retrieved 13 May 2012.