Detroit Building

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Detroit Building
Detroit Building.jpg
Location 2210 Park Avenue
Detroit, Michigan
Coordinates 42°20′14″N 83°3′10″W / 42.33722°N 83.05278°W / 42.33722; -83.05278Coordinates: 42°20′14″N 83°3′10″W / 42.33722°N 83.05278°W / 42.33722; -83.05278
Built 1923
Architect Arnold & Shreve
Part of Park Avenue Historic District (#97000396)
NRHP Reference # 79001179[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP November 20, 1979
Designated CP May 13, 1997

The Detroit Building is a high-rise office building located at 2210 Park Avenue, in Downtown Detroit, Michigan.

Description[edit]

The building was constructed in 1923, and stands at 10 floors in height. It was designed in the Beaux-Arts architectural style.

  • Architects: Arnold & Shreve
  • The building was named originally named the Detroit Life Insurance Company Building after the building's main tenant, which occupied the top four floors.
  • This building became part of the Park Avenue Historic District in 1997.

The building is to be renovated as part of the new hockey arena district announced in 2013.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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