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Lake Shore Place

Lake Shore Place, Chicago
2637
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Quick Facts
CityChicago
CountryUnited States
Year1922 - 1924
Height144,5m / 474ft
Floors29
Realization
ArchitectHenry Raeder Associates
George C Nimmons & Co.
N. Max Dunnin
Building Info
NameLake Shore Place
CategoryResidential
AliasAmerican Furniture Mart
608 North Lake Shore Place
Materialsreinforced concrete (east end)
steel frame(west end)
Address
680 North Lake Shore Drive
Notes
A 20 story base topped by a 9 story tower.
The east end was completed in 1924, the west end was completed in 1926.
The tower was inspired by the Houses of Parilament in London
Originally a furniture mart, now a mixed-use building with offices, apartments and stores.
Renovated in 1982-1984 by Lohan Associates converted to apartments.
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