S & W Cafeteria (Asheville, North Carolina)

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S & W Cafeteria
S & W Cafeteria - exterior.JPG
S & W Cafeteria, May 2009
S & W Cafeteria (Asheville, North Carolina) is located in North Carolina
S & W Cafeteria (Asheville, North Carolina)
S & W Cafeteria (Asheville, North Carolina) is located in the United States
S & W Cafeteria (Asheville, North Carolina)
LocationPatton Ave., Asheville, North Carolina
Coordinates35°35′40″N 82°33′14″W / 35.59444°N 82.55389°W / 35.59444; -82.55389Coordinates: 35°35′40″N 82°33′14″W / 35.59444°N 82.55389°W / 35.59444; -82.55389
Area0 acres (0 ha)
Built1929 (1929)
ArchitectEllington, Douglas D.
Architectural styleArt Deco
NRHP reference #77000993[1]
Added to NRHPMarch 28, 1977

S & W Cafeteria, also known as Dale's Cafeteria, is a historic S & W Cafeteria building located at Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina. It was designed by architect Douglas Ellington and built in 1929. It is a three-story, brick building in the Art Deco style. The front facade is sheathed in grey ashlar and features polychrome ornamentation and exotic stylistic motifs. In 1974, the S & W Cafeteria moved to the Asheville Mall.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1] It is located in the Downtown Asheville Historic District.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Robert Topkins and Mary Alice Hinson (April 1976). "S & W Cafeteria" (pdf). National Register of Historic Places - Nomination and Inventory. North Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. Retrieved 2014-08-01.

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