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Penn Security Bank Building

142 North Washington Avenue
Scranton PA United States

Construction Dates
Floor Count10
Floor Area15,240 m²
Building Uses
 - office
Structural Types
 - highrise
Architectural Style
 - renaissance revival
 - limestone

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof116 ft
main roof

- The Mears Building was designed in an eclectic Victorian blend of syles. The massing and bow windows suggest the Chicago School, while the rough cut stone arches at the base reflect Richardson Romanesque influence. The use of Corinthian columns, particularly in conjunction with arches at the top, suggest the Renaissance.
- Limestone, cut in rough and smooth finishes, is the primary exterior material.

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