3300 North Central Avenue

3300 North Central Avenue

Infobox Skyscraper
building_name = 3300 North Central Avenue

caption = 3300 North Central Avenue is the building on the right
plural =
location = Central Avenue, Uptown Phoenix
coordinates =
status =
groundbreaking =
constructed = 1980
opening =
demolished =
destroyed =
use = Office
antenna_spire =
roof = 356 ft (109 m)
top_floor =
floor_count = 27
elevator_count = 8
cost =
floor_area = Convert|434474|sqft|m2|0
architect = Skidmore, Owings and Merrill
engineer =
contractor =
developer =
owner = State of Arizona (Arizona State Retirement System)
management = CB Richard Ellis
references = cite web |title=3300 North Central Avenue |url=http://www.emporis.com/en/wm/bu/?id=3300northcentralavenuenue-phoenix-az-usa |publisher=Emporis.com |accessdate=2008-07-19] Cite web |title=3300 Tower |url=http://skyscraperpage.com/cities/?buildingID=641 |publisher=SkyscraperPage.com |accessdate=2008-07-19]

3300 North Central Avenue (also known as 3300 Tower) is a high-rise located along Central Avenue in Uptown Phoenix, Arizona, United States. The tower rises 27 floors and convert|356|ft|m|0 in height. Designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, 3300 North Central Avenue was built in 1980. Upon completion, it stood as the fourth-tallest building in Phoenix and the tallest building outside of Downtown Phoenix. Today, it stands as the 11th-tallest building in the city.

Like its next door neighbor, the Great American Tower, 3300 North is rotated 45 degrees from the street grid. It is, however, an eight sided building with a 45 degree angle cut into each of the four corners. The building is covered with reflective glass with the exception of the corners, the crown and the lobby, which expose the concrete construction. 3300 North was designed at a time when the architectural trend was shifting away from the International Style and towards Post Modernism and thus, has elements of both architectural styles.

ee also

*List of tallest buildings in Phoenix


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Central Avenue Corridor — Central Avenue Location: Phoenix North end: 10499 North (near Sunnyslope) South end: 11699 South (in South Mountain Park) The Central Avenue Corridor is a significant stretch of north south Central Avenue, in Phoenix, Arizona. Roughly… …   Wikipedia

  • Список самых высоких зданий Финикса — Скайлайн даунтауна Финикса в 2001 году Список самых высоких зданий Финикса содержит упорядоченные по высоте самые высокие здания американского города Фини …   Википедия

  • Great American Tower — Infobox Skyscraper building name = Great American Tower caption = Great American Tower plural = location = 3200 North Central Avenue, Phoenix coordinates = status = groundbreaking = constructed = 1985 opening = demolished = destroyed = use =… …   Wikipedia

  • Liste des plus hauts gratte-ciel de l'agglomération de Phoenix (Arizona) — Depuis la construction du Phoenix Corporate Center en 1960, 17 immeubles de 100 mètres de hauteur et plus ont été construits à Phoenix (Arizona) en Arizona. Qwest Tower …   Wikipédia en Français

  • List of Chicago Landmarks — This article is about Chicago Landmarks designated by city government. For National Register places in Chicago, see National Register of Historic Places listings in Chicago …   Wikipedia

  • Phoenix metropolitan area arterial roads — Many arterial roads in the Phoenix metropolitan area have the same name in multiple cities or towns. Some roads change names or route numbers across town borders, resulting in occasional confusion. For example, the road known as Apache Boulevard… …   Wikipedia

  • Rochester, New York — This article is about the city of Rochester in Monroe County. For the town in Ulster County, see Rochester, Ulster County, New York. For the metropolitan area, see Rochester, New York metropolitan area. Rochester   City   …   Wikipedia

  • Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority — Infobox Public transit name = Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority imagesize = 168px locale = Los Angeles County transit type = Rapid transit (Subway) Light rail Local Bus Bus rapid transit began operation = July 1, 1976… …   Wikipedia

  • National Register of Historic Places listings in Dallas County, Texas — List of Registered Historic Places in Dallas County, Texas Map of all coordinates from Google Map of all coordinates from Bing …   Wikipedia

  • Fremont, California — For the unincorporated community in Yolo County, California, see Fremont, Yolo County, California. City of Fremont   City   A view of Mission Peak from Fremont …   Wikipedia

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.