Fayette National Bank Building

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Fayette National Bank Building
Fayette National Bank Building.jpg
Fayette National Bank Building is located in Kentucky
Fayette National Bank Building
Fayette National Bank Building is located in the US
Fayette National Bank Building
Location 167 W. Main St., Lexington, Kentucky
Coordinates 38°2′50″N 84°29′53″W / 38.04722°N 84.49806°W / 38.04722; -84.49806Coordinates: 38°2′50″N 84°29′53″W / 38.04722°N 84.49806°W / 38.04722; -84.49806
Built 1913-1914
Architect McKim, Mead & White
Architectural style Beaux Arts
NRHP Reference # 80001513[1]
Added to NRHP February 27, 1980

The Fayette National Bank Building, also known as the First National Bank Building or 21C Museum Hotel Lexington, is a historic 15-story high-rise in Lexington, Kentucky. The building was constructed by prominent architecture firm McKim, Mead & White from 1913 to 1914. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places on February 27, 1980.[2]

Construction of a 21c Museum Hotel is in progress and is expected to open by spring 2016. The building will be reconfigured into 88 hotel rooms, a restaurant, and museum space. Renovations are expected to cost in excess of $43 million.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Walter Langsam; Richard S. DeCamp (August 1979). "National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form: Fayette National Bank Building" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2014-11-19.  Photos
  3. ^ Patton, Janet (2014-05-27). "21c Museum Hotel plans to begin construction next month with completion in late 2015". Lexington Herald-Leader. Retrieved 2014-06-03. 

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