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Eleven80

Identification

Eleven80
Raymond-Commerce Building, Lefcourt-Newark Building, Federal Trust Bank Building, 1180 Raymond Boulevard
121269

Map

Structure in General

skyscraper
existing [completed]
rigid frame
steel
brick
limestone
applied masonry
brown
Art Deco

Usage

rental apartments
shop(s)

Facts

  • The five-story base features terra-cotta panels and metal spandrels decorated with geometric floral motifs.
  • Earlier plans by Cogswell Realy to convert the building into student housing were not successful.
  • A hallmark of the Newark skyline, the building is also noted for its outstanding Art Deco detail and ornamentation.
  • Vacant since 1986, 1180 Raymond Boulevard recently underwent a $110,000,000 conversion to residential and retail use.
  • The letters "LN" - for Lefcourt Newark - can be seen above the third floor.
  • The new apartments are the first unsubsidized rental units in downtown Newark since completion of the Colonnade Park Apartments and the Pavilion Apartments in 1960.
  • Chief exterior materials are light tan brick and limestone.

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Location

1180 Raymond Boulevard
07102
U.S.A.

Technical Data

136.55 m
136.55 m
134.72 m
35
1929
1930
2006
8

Involved Companies

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Also recorded for this building:

owner, property management