Ocean Drive-Collins Avenue Historic District (Local)

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1. 1000 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1936. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. No windows currently in place There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with fluted stuccoed posts. Porch recessed into the east elevation of the Fairwind Hotel, wrapping slightly around the southeast corner of the building and extending beyond the north elevation of the building; Multi-colored terrazzo floor designs; Fluted columns frame the primary entryway on the porch and can be found at the far ends of the porch as well; Simple metal railing with evenly-spaced stuccoed rectangular posts Primary entryway is centered on the east elevation; Framed by two fluted columns that sit between the doorway and the steps leading up to the porch; Double-door flanked on either side by walls of fixed windows
Eligible as contributing resource.
2. 1001 Collins Ave Northeast corner of Collins Avenue and 10th Street
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style with Streamlined Moderne influences built in 1937. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. Primarily jalacy casement; Series of 3 octagonal windows along Collins Avenue There is a single-story, corner wrap-around open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with fluted stuccoed posts on round stuccoed piers. Art Deco wall with ironwork marks the porch along Collins; Porch wraps corner of Collins and 10th street and is recessed into southwest corner of the building; Open patio/terrace along south elevation; Multi-colored terrazzo floor designs There is a three-story, rear, extension addition. Additional wing distinguished in its design- complements, but does not mimic, original design Primary entryway is along the south elevation on the porch; Two double-doors serve as entryways from the porch; Double wooden doors with remarkable multi-colored terrazzo floor designs
Individually eligible/Eligible as contributing resource.
3. 1020 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story domestic building in the Miami Modern style built in 1949. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. Along the center of the east elevation, materials such as Roman brick, fluted glass and tile are used as exterior materials The building has a flat with parapet roof. Remaining windows on building are fixed There is a single-story, recessed open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof. Porch recessed into south elevation and runs above half the length of the elevation; Up three steps; Simple metal railing; Terrazzo floor design Primary entryway is slightly off-center, towards the right, on the porch; Double wood-framed door with fixed windows surrounding
Eligible as contributing resource.
4. 1021 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style with Streamlined Moderne influences built in 1937. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. No porch No visible primary entryway from the public right of way; Building is now part of the Essex House hotel and can be accessed through the hotel's primary entryway on the northeast corner of Collins Avenue and 10th street
Eligible as contributing resource.
5. 1051 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Miami Modern style built in 1957. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a built-up roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. Windows at second and third floor levels are primarily jalacy casement, while windows at the first floor level are primarily fixed There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with round metal posts. Full-span porch recessed into building up four steps from street level; Simple metal railing Primary entryway is centered on porch; Glass double-door; Fixed display windows along the wall to the left; Low-relief diamond pattern on the wall to the right
Eligible as contributing resource.
6. 1058 Collins Ave
This is a 1-story, 3-bay commercial building in the Mediterranean Revival style built in 1926. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is poured concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. No porch Two primary entryways, each centered on the north and east elevations of the original building structure.
Eligible as contributing resource.
7. 1059 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story commercial building in the Miami Modern style built in 1959. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are brick and stucco. The building has a flat roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. No porch, but there is a slightly wider walkway along the north elevation at the first floor elevation No one primary entryway; Separate entryways along north and west elevation for different retail shops
Eligible as contributing resource.
8. 1100 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Miami Modern style with Post-War Modern influences built in 1950. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum single-hung sashes. Fixed windows along first floor level porch area used as display for the retail space inside There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with fluted stuccoed posts. Full-span porch recessed into east elevation; Three steps off the ground level; Simple stuccoed balustrade of evenly-spaced cylinders; Two-colored terrazzo floor design; Eyebrow extends out from east elevation to shade outside edges of porch Primary entryway is on the south end of the east elevation; Glass double-door with fixed windows on either side as well as directly above; Steps up to the porch lead directly to primary entryway; Framed by two fluted stuccoed columns that sit between the doorway and the porch steps
Eligible as contributing resource.
9. 1111 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style with Streamlined Moderne influences built in 1939. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are oolitic limestone and stucco. Extensive use of pink coral stone as decorative veneer on the southwest corner of the building's facade, around the primary entryway on the porch, along the wall lining the porch as well as the porch balustrade; Extensive use of green coral rock along the walls of the lobby areas The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum casements. There is a single-story, corner wrap-around open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with fluted stuccoed posts. Wrap-around porch recessed into the western half of the south elevation and wraps around slightly to the west elevation; Highly ornate multi-colored terrazzo floor designs; Pink coral stone veneer; Surrounded by large balustrade with large blocks of the same pink coral stone and evenly-spaced patterns of three adjoining masonry portholes flanked on either side by fluting in the coral rock; Top and bottom of the balustrade are also of low-relief, creating horizontal banding Primary entryway is at the southwest corner of the building on the northeast corner of Collins Avenue and 11th street; Three low steps framed by two fluted rectangular columns lead up to the porch and directly to the primary entryway; Double door framed in pink coral stone; On the floor just before the primary entryway is a geometric multi-colored terrazzo floor design and the address of the building ("1111") in the floor.
Eligible as contributing resource.
10. 1119 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1939. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are oolitic limestone and stucco. Green coral stone used ornamenting veneer surrounding primary entryway area The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum casements. There is a single-story, wrap-around open porch characterized by a flat roof clad in stuccoed with fluted stuccoed posts. Porch is not recessed into the building; Porch extends across the entire west elevation, wraps around the southwest building corner, and continues across the west side of the south elevation; Multi-colored terrazzo floor designs; Simple metal railing; West elevation portion of the porch is shaded by an eyebrow that extends out from just above the first floor level of the building; South elevation portion of the porch is unshaded. Primary entryway is on the northern end of the west elevation portion of the porch; Up three short steps from the ground level; Entryway is covered in green oolitic limestone; "PH" terrazzo floor design just in front of the primary doorway; Double-door with fixed transom window ornamented with the same metalwork design as on the porch; Primary entryway framed by two large fluted columns covered in the green oolitic limestone.
Eligible as contributing resource.
11. 1120 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1935. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum casements. Large etched glass window on east elevation is a replica of the original, which was accidentally destroyed during renovation. There is a single-story, wrap-around open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with rectangular stuccoed posts. Porch recessed into the building runs the entire length of the east elevation and wraps around to the eastern end of the south elevation; Terrazzo floor designs; Simple metal railing between large, rectangular stuccoed posts; Along the east elevation, porch is divided into three bays by a rectangular arcade
Eligible as contributing resource.
12. 1130-1136 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story domestic building in the Miami Modern style built in 1949. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. Multi-pane fixed windows line the north elevation wall of 1130 Collins Avenue and the south elevation wall of 1136 Collins Avenue; Fixed windows across the public east elevation. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by a flat roof clad in stucco. Full-span porch is lifted a few steps off the ground level and is not recessed into the building; Shaded by continuous eyebrow just above the first floor level; Two-colored terrazzo floor; Simple low, stuccoed brick wall lines the porch with metal railing above. Enter up two steps that lead to the porch and then directly down the corridor that separates the two structures; Each of the two structures has primary entryways on the east elevation servicing the distinct retail shops inside; Primary entryway for the hotel is located on the central corridor that runs between the two buildings.
Eligible as contributing resource.
13. 1131 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1939. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are oolitic limestone and stucco. Coral stone veneer used around primary entryway, at the first floor level of the building's southwest corner, and around one of the doorways on the porch The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum fixed. There is a half-span open patio. Porch extends out from the building across the western end of the south elevation; Access to porch either from the street at the southern tip of the porch or through the lobby; Terrazzo floor design; Small portion is shaded by an eyebrow above the first floor level of the hotel; Low wall of painted Roman brick supports the elevated porch; Simple metal railing. Primary entryway is fairly centered on the west elevation up two low steps from the ground level; Decorative metal railing leads up the steps to the doorway; Glass double door flanked on either side and the top by fixed window; Primary entryway is framed by yellow oolitic limestone veneer.
Eligible as contributing resource.
14. 1150 Collins Ave
This is a 5-story domestic building in the Other style built in 1981. The building has a flat roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. No porch; Individual balconies at every floor level
Eligible as contributing resource.
15. 1200 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Art Deco style with Streamlined Moderne influences built in 1939. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are oolitic limestone and stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. Windows rounded around northeast and southeast building corners There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with round posts. Full-span porch slightly recessed into east elevation; Slightly raised off ground level; Oolitic limestone posts with simple metal railing between; Eyebrow above first floor shades porch Primary entryway centered on east elevation porch; Oolitic limestone veneer surrounds primary doorway; Glass double door with fixed window above and metal ornamental grille in front of doors/window
Eligible as contributing resource.
16. 1208 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story commercial building in the Other style built in 2009. The building has a flat roof. Windows are original aluminum fixed. Windows lining the east elevation are fixed and grouped adjacent to each other as to provide a look into the retail space inside No porch Primary entryway is slightly off-center, to the north, of the east elevation; Glass double-door with fixed rectangular glass window directly above
Eligible as contributing resource.
17. 1220 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story commercial building in the Art Deco style built in 1937. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. At second and third floor levels, jalacy casement windows are paired There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with rectangular stuccoed posts. Recessed full-span porch across the east elevation; Multi-colored terrazzo floor design; Simple aluminum railing with porthole decoration; Elevated one step from ground level; Tripartite design, separated by columns with inverted and rounded ziggurat silhouette at top
Eligible as contributing resource.
18. 1221 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1939. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. Although there is no porch, there is a ground-level patio area sectioned off by a very low-lying stuccoed wall There is an addition. 5' x 40' Concrete Patio Primary public entryway is on the western end of the south elevation; Single glass door
Eligible as contributing resource.
19. 1225 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story domestic building in the Other style built in 1924. 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 jalousie. No porch There is a two-story, rear, extension addition. Addition to original 39 ' x 28' structure Primary entryways are along the south elevation and exclusive for residents of the building; Raised three steps from the ground level; Single glass door framed by rounded and fluted pilasters on three sides
Eligible as contributing resource.
20. 1228 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story domestic building in the Mediterranean Revival style built in 1931. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a center gable roof. Windows are replacement aluminum casements. There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with rectangular stuccoed posts. Recessed full-span porch along the east elevation; Raised one step from ground level; Coral stone flooring; Rectangular rough-stuccoed columns with two low-relief horizontal bands delimit porch space; Simple wrought-iron railing between low rough-stuccoed posts There is a two-story, rear, extension addition. 40' x 63' x 25' addition of eight unit apartment building (Gene E. Bayliss, architect( Primary entryway is centered on east elevation porch; Large glass double-door framed in dark wood stretches nearly the entire height of the porch
Eligible as contributing resource.
21. 1238 Collins Ave
This is a 3-story, 3-bay domestic building in the Art Deco style built in 1924. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco and coral stone. Coral stone rock ornaments east elevation at the first floor level (exterior wall lining the porch) The building has a flat with parapet roof. Windows are replacement aluminum jalacy casement. Jalacy casement windows found in pairs along visible elevations There is a single-story, full-span open porch characterized by an integrated (under the main) roof with round fluted stuccoed posts. Recessed full-span porch runs the length of the east elevation; Continuous eyebrow rounded at corners extends out from building to shade portions of porch; Multi-colored terrazzo floor design including terrazzo "La Flora" signage There is a single-story, front, porch addition. Addition and remodeling front of building, including addition of porch (David Ellis, architect)
Eligible as contributing resource.
22. 1255 Collins Ave
This is a 10-story domestic building in the Other style built in 1965. The structural system is reinforced concrete. The foundation is concrete pile. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a flat roof. Windows are replacement aluminum sliding. No porch; Individual balconies for each apartment unit Primary entryway is access through a private gate along the east elevation and is not open to the public
Eligible as contributing resource.
23. 1300 Collins Ave
This is a 7-story hotel in the Mediterranean Revival style built in 1934. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is reinforced concrete. Exterior walls are stucco. The building has a built-up roof clad in replacement clay barrel tile. Single-hung sash windows occur most frequently on the third through seventh floor levels, while jalacy casement windows with fixed arched windows above occur on the first and second floor levels No distinctive porch; Entryway up a flight of stairs, combined with the addition of handicapped accessible ramps has created an open patio-like space on the southern end of the east elevation There is a rear, recreation addition. 20' x 40' Pool Primary entryway for the residences is up a grand flight of stairs on the southern end of the east elevation; Glass double door with fixed arched window above; Flanked on either side by wrought-iron fixtures and ornamentation; Separate entryways exist for each of the retail spaces on the first floor level of the northern end of the east elevation
Eligible as contributing resource.
24. 1330 Collins Ave
This is a 2-story domestic building in the Miami Modern style built in 1958. The structural system is concrete block stucco. The foundation is spread footing. Exterior walls are stucco and brick veneer. The building has a flat roof. Windows are replacement aluminum single-hung sashes. No porch; Open balconies and catwalks line the north and south elevations, connecting apartments to one another; Open patio-like area at the first floor level beneath the south elevation second floor level catwalk Individual units are accessed through open-air catwalks; Secondary public entrance is located on the east end of the south elevation
Eligible as contributing resource.