919 Collins Ave Miami Beach, Florida USA

919 Collins Ave

Construction date: documented 1924*


(none recorded)


J.C. Petremont


Bungalow, Other, Vernacular.

Small, bungalow that is very unique among other buildings surrounding it; Clay barrel tile gable roof; Symmetrical facades

Historical Summary:

Original building has had other structures built adjacent to it as part of the same address (labeling each individual structure 919A, 919B, 919C, etc). As of January 2013, only the original structure stands as construction is completed around it.

Significant Owner(s):

J.C. Petremont (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:

Community Planning and Development

Associated Files:

Architectural Description:

This is a 1-story, 1-bay domestic building in the Other style with Vernacular influences built in 1924. The building is rectangular in plan. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a center gable roof clad in replacement clay barrel tile. Windows are replacement aluminum single-hung sashes. No porch. Single door centered on the west elevation.

* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser

Description generated by RuskinARC.