Roy F. France
Samuel E. Haber
Collins avenue hotel, Art Deco.
Symmetrical tripartite facade design; Minimal but dramatic architectural features create a good example of Art Deco on a large scale; Ziggurat roofline; Two massive vertical bands created by the protruding outer bays; Simple exterior terrazzo flooring; Sculptural relief panels at the top of each of the porch columns; Low-relief recessed vertical racing stripe on each of the porch columns; Domed tower on elevated base; Inset central bay with central vertical racing stripe; Corner windows; Horizontal banding at porch roofline
Harry Koretsky (original)
Designated at National level
Miami Beach Architectural District
Designated at Local level : Ocean Drive/Collins Avenue District, 1986
This is a 11-story hotel in the Art Deco style built in 1940. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is concrete pile. The building has a flat roof. There is a four-story, rear east, extension addition. Two story apartment building constructed in 1961 added two new stories in 1963.
* Date source: Miami-Dade County Property Appraiser
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