Sterling Tower facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsSterling Tower
|Location||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Roof||c.100 m (330 ft)|
|Design and construction|
|Architect||Chapman and Oxley|
|Structural engineer||Yolles Group|
Designed by Chapman and Oxley, and completed in 1928, the building was the tallest in the city for one year, until the construction of the Royal York Hotel. Henry Falk, a New York entrepreneur, was the builder responsible for Sterling Tower's construction along with local firm Yolles & Rotenberg. The Sterling Tower was part of Toronto's late 1920s building boom.
On 18 August 1976, Sterling Tower was adopted by the City Council of Toronto as an architectural/contextual Heritage Property.
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