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 building is rectangular in plan. 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

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