28 State Street

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28 State Street
28 State Street (Boston) - SA06915.JPG
General information
Status Complete
Type Office
Architectural style Modernism
Location 28 State Street, Boston, Massachusetts
Country United States
Coordinates 42°21′34″N 71°03′27″W / 42.35933°N 71.05747°W / 42.35933; -71.05747Coordinates: 42°21′34″N 71°03′27″W / 42.35933°N 71.05747°W / 42.35933; -71.05747
Completed 1970
Roof 500 ft (152 m)
Technical details
Floor count 40
Floor area 570,057 sq ft (52,960.0 m2)
Design and construction
Architect Emery Roth & Sons
Developer Equity Office Properties Trust

28 State Street is a modern skyscraper in the Government Center neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Built in 1969, it is Boston's 17th-tallest building, standing 500 feet (152 m) tall, and housing 40 floors. It has been known as the New England Merchants Bank Building and the Bank of New England Building.

The building has a rectangular footprint which is then setback once near the top floor. The tower does not have a crown and in fact has a flattened roof.

It was designed by Emery Roth & Sons and Edward Larrabee Barnes Associates and developed by Cabot, Cabot & Forbes.


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  1. ^ "Contact Information /Directions /Hotels". Altacomm.com. 2010-02-22. Retrieved 2012-10-20. 

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