53rd at Third

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Height: Architectural 138.1 m / 453 ft
Height: To Tip 138.1 m / 453 ft
Floors Above Ground 34
# of Elevators 15
Top Elevator Speed 2.54 m/s
Tower GFA 54,988 m² / 591,886 ft²


Official Name 53rd at Third
Other Names Lipstick Building, 885 3rd Avenue
Structure Type Building
Status Completed
Country United States
City New York City
Street Address & Map 885 3rd Avenue
Postal Code 10022
Building Function office
Structural Material steel
Construction Start 1983
Completion 1986

Companies Involved

Developer Gerald D Hines Interests
Design Johnson/Burgee Architects
Structural Engineer
Design WSP Cantor Seinuk

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