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Embarcadero West
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General information
Status Complete
Type Commercial offices
Architectural style Modernism
Location 275 Battery Street
San Francisco, California
Coordinates 37°47′38″N 122°24′02″W / 37.793861°N 122.400444°W / 37.793861; -122.400444
Completed 1989
Owner Rockpoint Group
Roof 123.1 m (404 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 30
3 below ground
Floor area 447,000 sq ft (41,500 m2)
Design and construction
Architect John Portman & Associates
Main contractor Hathaway Dinwiddie

Embarcadero West, also known as 275 Battery Street, is a 30-story, 123.1 m (404 ft) office skyscraper in the Financial District of San Francisco, California. The building is part of the Embarcadero Center, which is a complex of five office towers and two hotels. The skyscraper, which was completed in 1989, is not connected physically to the other buildings.


Teachers Insurance and Annuity Association (TIAA-CREF) purchased the building from Boston Properties in December 2005 for more than US$205 million. TIAA-CREF sold the building to Rockpoint Group in October 2014 for around $307 million.


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