Apartment/multi-unit complex, Other.
Symmetrical tripartite facade design; Horizontal banding at low-relief quoins at first floor level of the northeast and southeast building corners; Pronounced horizontal banding between first and second floor levels as well as at cornice; Stepped ziggurat parapet roofline; Protruding central bay mass with sculptural medallion, vertical racing stripes, and a ziggurat top (repeats towards rear of building); Sculptural medallions above second floor level windows on south elevation; Balconettes with decorative ironwork; Eyebrows on the south elevation with wave edges; Some low-relief horizontal banding with wavy bottom line
Jacob Bloom (original)
Designated at National level
Miami Beach Architectural District, 1979
Designated at Local level : Ocean Drive/Collins Avenue District, 1986
Community Planning and Development
This is a 2-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Other style built in 1935. The building is l in plan. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum single-hung sashes. No porch. Primary entryway for the hotel is on the east end of the south elevation, up three steps through an unornamented glass double-door; Other entryways for hotel guests are scattered across the south elevation.
* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser
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