1410 Ocean Dr Miami Beach, Florida USA

Edgewater Beach Hotel

Construction date: 1935*

Current name:

Edgewater South Beach

Architect:

Roy France

Builder:

J. Albert

Style:

Ocean drive hotel, Mediterranean Revival.

Arches above windows on first floor; Arches, columns and balcony at the apex of the center bay; Clay barrel tile roof; Coral stone on exterior walls at first floor; Multi-colored terrazzo floor design; Decorative columns at central bay extending from first through third floors

Open to the public:

Yes.  

Historical Summary:

The building was significantly altered in 1959 and, although the degree of alteration was great, elements of the original building design are evident.

Significant Owner(s):

Edgewater Beach Hotel Corp. (original)

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at National level : Miami Beach Architectural District, 1979
Designated at Local level : Ocean Drive/Collins Avenue District, 1986

Area(s) of Significance:

Architecture
Community Planning and Development

Associated Files:

Architectural Description:

This is a 3-story, 7-bay domestic building in the Mediterranean Revival style built in 1935. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum single-hung sashes. There is a five-bay deck characterized by a none roof. Porch extends horizontally from the east elevation; Terrazzo floor designs; Concrete wall railing; Open deck/patio space with no roof Primary entryway is tucked into a coral stone clad archway at the bottom of the central bay on the primary facade

* Date source: Miami Beach Historic Property Records

Description generated by RuskinARC.