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One Wall Centre
The One Wall Centre on December 10, 2005
General information
Type Residential, Hotel
Location 1088 Burrard Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
Coordinates 49°16′49″N 123°07′37″W / 49.28028°N 123.12694°W / 49.28028; -123.12694Coordinates: 49°16′49″N 123°07′37″W / 49.28028°N 123.12694°W / 49.28028; -123.12694
Construction started 1998
Completed 2001
Height
Antenna spire 157.8 m (518 ft)
Roof 149.8 m (491 ft)
Technical details
Floor count 48
Floor area 42,955 m2 (462,360 sq ft)
Design and construction
Architect Perkins and Will

One Wall Centre, also known as the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, is a mixed-use skyscraper in Downtown Vancouver, British Columbia. From 2001 to 2008, it was Vancouver's tallest building until the Living Shangri-La was built. The tower has 25 hotel floors in the lower levels with 344 rooms and 17 condo floors in the upper levels with 74 units. There are another 389 hotel rooms that are found in the connected Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel. In 2001, the building was awarded the Emporis Skyscraper Award for Best New Skyscraper.

The building was featured in the 2006 movie X-Men: The Last Stand as the Worthington labs building that they used to give the cure to the mutants.


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