Allerton Hotel

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Warwick Allerton - Chicago
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General information
Typehotel
Location701 North Michigan Avenue.
Chicago, Illinois
Coordinates41°53′43″N 87°37′26″W / 41.8952°N 87.6238°W / 41.8952; -87.6238Coordinates: 41°53′43″N 87°37′26″W / 41.8952°N 87.6238°W / 41.8952; -87.6238
Construction started1922
Completed1924
Opening1924
Cost$4,000,000
OwnerWarwick International Hotels
Height
Roof360 feet (110 m)
Technical details
Floor count25
Design and construction
ArchitectMurgatroyd & Ogden, with Fugard & Knapp
DeveloperAllerton Hotels
DesignatedMay 29, 1998
References
[1]

The Warwick Allerton Hotel or Warwick Allerton Hotel Chicago (formerly Allerton Hotel and Allerton Crowne Plaza Hotel) is a 25-story 360 ft (110 m) hotel skyscraper on the Magnificent Mile in the Near North Side community area of Chicago, Illinois.[2] It was the first building in the city to feature setbacks and towers resulting from the 1923 zoning law.[2][3] The building was designated a Chicago Landmark on May 29, 1998.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Allerton Hotel at Emporis
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Allerton Crowne Plaza". Emporis. 2007. Archived from the original on 29 April 2007. Retrieved 2007-05-14.
  3. Oxford Lodging (6 February 2007). "Oxford Lodging Removes Crowne Plaza Brand Affiliation from Chicago’s Historic Allerton Hotel; Returns the 443 room Property to Independent Status". Press release. 
  4. "Allerton Hotel". City of Chicago Department of Planning and Development, Landmarks Division. 2003. Retrieved 2007-05-14.

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