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Allentown Center Square

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Identification

Allentown Center Square
Center Square Building, First National Bank Building, Allentown National Bank Building
132573

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Structure in General

low-rise building
existing [completed]
rigid frame
steel
limestone
applied masonry
white
beaux-arts / historism

Usages

senior living

Facts

  • It was deemed eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places in June 1994.
  • It is built on the site of Allentown's first financial institution, the Northampton Bank, chartered in 1814.
  • It was Allentown's first tall building with a steel frame and elevator.
  • The Allentown National Bank features details such as bas-relief panels, corbel swags, and a heavily bracketed cornice.
  • The Sanborn Fire Insurance Map indicates a main roof height (excluding the penthouse) of 120' (37 m).

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Location

13-15 North 7th Street
15 North 7th Street
18101
Allentown
Pennsylvania
U.S.A.

Technical Data

125.00 ft
64.00 ft
64.00 ft
9
1903
1905
2

Involved Companies


Cutler Associates, Inc.

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