Broadway-Chambers Building

Broadway-Chambers Building (HMJJ9)

Location: New York, NY 10007 New York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 42.862', W 74° 0.378'

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Designed by renowned architect Cass Gilbert, this vibrant structure, faced with pale pink granite, multi-hued brick,, and colored terra cotta, is a distinctive interpretation of the Beaux-Arts style popularized by the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition. Constructed in 1899-1900, the three-part vertical structure alludes to the classical column, and its lush ornamentation is typical of the classically-inspired style. Still used as a commercial office building, it was the first of Gilbert's design to be executed in New York City.
HM NumberHMJJ9
Year Placed1992
Placed ByNew York Landmarks Preservation Foundation
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 8:52am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 583932 N 4507524
Decimal Degrees40.71436667, -74.00630000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 42.862', W 74° 0.378'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 42' 51.72" N, 74° 0' 22.68" W
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Area Code(s)212, 917, 646, 718, 347
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 277 Broadway, New York NY 10007, US
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