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Édifice de la Sunlife

Identification

Édifice de la Sunlife
Sun Life Building
112325

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Structure in General

skyscraper
existing [completed]
steel
granite
applied masonry
light gray
neo-classicism

Usage

commercial office

Facts

  • Representative of the power of Anglo-Saxon establishment in Montreal, this building was once the largest building in the British Empire. It was opened in 1918 and was enlarged twice.
  • The phases of construction were as follows: (1913-1918) - 7-story southern part of base; (1923-1926) - extension of base eastward and northward; and (1929-1931) - 16-story set-back tower.

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Location

1155 Rue Metcalfe
H3H 4S9
Canada

Technical Data

400.26 ft
26
1913
1931

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Features & Amenities

  • One of the city's famous buildings