600 Collins Ave Miami Beach, Florida USA

600 Collins Ave

Construction date: documented 1925*

Architect:

J. T. Turner

Builder:

J. M. Knight

Style:

Commercial, Other, Mediterranean Revival.

Parapet roofline built up with small arches; Elaborately scrolled parapet ornamentation above corner-cut entryway on the southeast corner of the building; Simpler curved parapets with circular floral bosses along east and south elevations;

Open to the public:

Yes.  

 

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

Architectural Description:

This is a 2-story domestic building in the Other style with Mediterranean Revival influences built in 1925. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. Windows along the east and south elevations are all fixed and used as display windows for the retail space inside. No porch. Corner-cut primary entryway is on the northwest corner of Collins Avenue and 6th street; Single glass door with thin fixed rectangular windows adjacent on either side and fixed arch window above.

* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser

Description generated by RuskinARC.