1901 b Collins Ave Miami Beach, Florida USA

The Cromwell Hotel

Construction date: documented 1939*

Architect:

Robert A. Taylor

Builder:

Fred Howland, Inc

Style:

Collins avenue hotel, Art Deco.

The Cromwell Hotel is an Art Deco building with strong features of symmetry with a vertical axis on the facade. The roof line of the hotel is in Ziggurat style.

Historical Summary:

Originally built in 1939 and later became an addition to the Shore Club.

 

Status of Historic Designation:

Designated at Local level : Ocean Drive-Collins Avenue Historic District

Associated Files:

Architectural Description:

This is a 7-story domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1939. The structural system is fire proof. The foundation is concrete pile. Windows are original aluminum jalousie. The primary entryway is on the North elevation and has a small overhand with a stepped edge.

* Date source: City of Miami Beach Building Department records

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