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Height: Architectural 151.8 m / 498 ft
Height: To Tip 151.8 m / 498 ft
Floors Above Ground 32
# of Elevators 26
# of Apartments 158


Official Name The Barclay
Other Names 100 Barclay, Barclay-Vesey Building, Verizon Building, New York Telephone Company
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 140 West Street
Postal Code 10007
Original Function office
Current Function residential / office
Structural Material steel
Landmark Status local
Construction Start 1923
Completion 1926
Recladding 2004
Retrofit End 2017

Original Companies Involved

Design Voorhees, Gmelin & Walker
Main Contractor Marc Eidlitz & Son

Retrofit Companies Involved

Design DXA Studio
Architect of Record Ismael Leyva Architects
Other Consultant
Façade Sullivan Engineering
• Interiors Jeffrey Beers International
• Marketing Corcoran Sunshine Marketing Group
• Preservation Higgins Quasebarth & Partners


The Fifth Façade: Designing Nature into the City
26 Oct 2015 – Richard Cook, COOKFOX Architects

Research Papers

The Fifth Façade: Designing Nature into the City
26 Oct 2015 – Global Interchanges: Resurgence of the Skyscraper City

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