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Saltonstall Building

Leverett Saltonstall Building
General information
Type Office
Location 100 Cambridge Street, Boston, Massachusetts

42°21′37″N 71°03′44″W / 42.36032°N 71.06215°W / 42.36032; -71.06215Coordinates: 42°21′37″N 71°03′44″W / 42.36032°N 71.06215°W / 42.36032; -71.06215

Completed 1971
Roof 396 ft (121 m)
Technical details
Floor count 22
Design and construction
Architect Emery Roth & Sons
Developer I.M. Pei & Partners

The Leverett Saltonstall Building is a high-rise building located in the Government Center district of Boston, Massachusetts. The building stands at 396 feet (121 m) with 22 floors, and was completed in 1965. It is tied with One Devonshire Place and Harbor Towers II as the 28th-tallest building in Boston. The architectural firm who designed the building was Emery Roth & Sons. The Saltonstall Building is notable for its distinctive International style architecture. It is located adjacent to the Boston City Hall.

The building is named for former Massachusetts governor and United States Senator Leverett Saltonstall. It currently houses a number of state agencies, including the Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board.

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External links

  • Entry on Emporis
  • Entry on SkyscraperPage
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