YEAR BUILT: 1888
BUILDING HEIGHT: 12 Stories
ELEVATORS: 6 passenger cars, plus one freight car, one shuttle car, and one sidewalk lift currently in the process of a full-modernization with new state-of-the-art cab design and destination dispatch system with touch pads featuring tenant information. Passenger cars were completed in 2017. Freight car, shuttle car, and sidewalk lift scheduled for 2019.
FLOOR SIZE: Ranging from approximately 20,765 RSF to 25,078 RSF
DESIGNATIONS: U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. National Historic Landmark Chicago Landmark
AWARDS: TOBY Local, Regional, and International 2012, LEED GOLD Certified, Lumen Lighting Award 2012, Lamp Lighting Solutions Award 2013, Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge Program: - Mayor Leadership Circle Award 2016, Proposed nominee for UNESCO World Heritage List, Energy Star Certified
FAÇADE: Brick masonry, terra cotta, stone, and cast-iron elements with award winning LED façade illumination
SLAB HEIGHT: 10’10” - 15’9“
BUILDING HOURS: Accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year
HEATING & COOLING: Served by a central HVAC system with perimeter base board electric heat Hours of HVAC are 6:00 AM–6:00 PM M–F & 6:00 AM–2:00 PM Saturday
SUPPLEMENTAL SYSTEMS: Building has excess capacity for chilled water to support tenants’ supplemental cooling needs
ELECTRICITY: 6 watts per square foot tenant load All suites are metered from Commonwealth Edison
FLOOR LOADING: 50 lb. live load: 20 lb. partition load
BUILDING SECURITY: 24-hour manned security. Visitors are required to check in at the visitor’s desk utilizing the buildings online visitor registration with digital credentials provide convenience and security
STORAGE: Ample storage is available in the lower level for lease
SITE: 0.729 acres bounded by LaSalle Street to the west, Adams Street to the north, Rookery Court to the east, and Quincy Court to the south.
BUILDING CONSTRUCTION: The structural framing is cast iron. The above grade slabs consist of terra cotta flat arches supported on cast iron beams. The bottom two floors are clad with rough and polished granite with projecting storefront bays framed with cast iron. Fixed wood framed windows are set into cast iron bays. The bays on the floors above are defined by brick masonry piers with brick and terra cotta spandrels and lintels. Wood framed double-hung windows are set into the openings between spandrels and are separated by cast iron mullions. The majority of the windows have been retrofit with insulating glass units. Terra cotta turrets are located at the top of the building corners.