1233 Collins Ave Miami Beach, Florida USA

Royal Arms Apartments

Construction date: documented 1934*


L. Murray Dixon


Riley Construction Company


Apartment/multi-unit complex, Mediterranean Revival.

Very little of 1233 Collins Avenue is visible from the street, as nearly the entire building is shrouded by greenery; Wrought-iron fixtures; Clay barrel tile roof; Rough stucco walls


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 2-story apartment building in the Mediterranean Revival style built in 1934. The structural system is cement blocks. The foundation is reinforced concrete. The building has a hip with center gable roof. Windows are single-hung sashes. No porch. No visible entryway from the public right of way; A privately-accessed gate just to the south of the building along Collins Avenue allows entry for residents.

* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser

Description generated by RuskinARC.