National Metropolitan Bank Building

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National Metropolitan Bank Building
National Metropolitan Bank, DC.jpg
National Metropolitan Bank Building is located in Washington, D.C.
National Metropolitan Bank Building
Location 613 15th St., NW
Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′52″N 77°2′1″W / 38.89778°N 77.03361°W / 38.89778; -77.03361Coordinates: 38°53′52″N 77°2′1″W / 38.89778°N 77.03361°W / 38.89778; -77.03361
Built 1905-1907
Architect B. Stanley Simmons
Architectural style Beaux-Arts
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78003059[1]
Added to NRHP September 13, 1978

The National Metropolitan Bank Building is an historic structure located at 655 15th Street, NW in Downtown Washington, D.C.

History[edit]

B. Stanley Simmons of the architectural firm of Gordon, Tracy & Swartout designed the Beaux-Arts style building. It was built from 1905 to 1907.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.

In 1986, its façade was incorporated into a new office building,[2] 'Metropolitan Square', designed by Vlastimil Koubek and Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.[3]

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