604-610 Collins Ave Miami Beach, Florida USA

604-610 Collins Ave

Construction date: documented 1930*

Architect:

R. A. Taylor

Builder:

J.C. Gaffney

Style:

Commercial, Other.

Simple, pagoda-like curving parapet roofline; Bands of transom windows above storefronts; Elaborate transom window destroyed

Open to the public:

Yes.  

Significant Owner(s):

N. B. T. Roney (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 1-story domestic building in the Other style built in 1930. The structural system is concrete block. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. Windows along the east elevation are all fixed and used as display for retail shops inside. No porch. Two primary entryways service two separate retail spaces; Both entryways are slightly off-center to the left of their respective storefronts; Single glass door with surrounding fixed windows. There is a single-story, rear, extension addition. Additional space built up on the west side of the original structure (not visible from the street).

* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser

Description generated by RuskinARC.