Penobscot Building

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Height: Architectural 173.3 m / 568 ft
Height: Occupied 159.6 m / 524 ft
Height: To Tip 202.7 m / 665 ft
Floors Above Ground 47
Floors Below Ground 2
# of Elevators 25
Tower GFA 72,137 m² / 776,476 ft²


Official Name Penobscot Building
Name of Complex Penobscot Buildings
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City Detroit
Street Address & Map 633-645 Griswold Street
Postal Code 48226
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1927
Completion 1928
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City Ranking #3 Tallest in Detroit

Companies Involved

Owner/Developer Northern Group, Inc
Design Donaldson & Meier; Smith, Hinchman & Grylls

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