Capitol Hill State Bank - Commercial Resources of the East Colfax Avenue Corridor - Denver, CO
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
N 39° 44.406 W 104° 57.600
13S E 503427 N 4398912
Quick Description: This former bank, now a sports pub, was constructed as a three-story red-brick Classical Revival commercial building features four two-story Ionic pilasters on the façade.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 4/22/2013 9:01:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMGXXW
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
"The first Capitol Hill State Bank Building, a one-story edifice designed by noted architects William E. Fisher and Arthur A. Fisher, saw completion in 1912 at the northwest corner of the intersection. ... The façade of the Capitol Hill State Bank displays extensive use of decorative terra cotta, including a projecting molded cornice with block modillions, a frieze, and fluted pilasters. ... The three-story Capitol Hill State Bank (1925) at Colfax Avenue and York Street contained medical offices, architects, insurance agencies, and miscellaneous businesses." (excerpted from NRHD Form (visit link) )

Renovated into the Three Lions, a sports pub - (visit link) .
Name of Historic District (as listed on the NRHP): Commercial Resources of the East Colfax Avenue Corridor

Link to nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com page with the Historic District: [Web Link]

NRHP Historic District Waymark (Optional): [Web Link]

Address:
2239 East Colfax Denver, CO USA


How did you determine the building to be a contributing structure?: Narrative found on the internet (Link provided below)

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