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Liberal Arts Building - Marygrove College

8425 West McNichols Road
Detroit MI United States

Status:built
Construction Dates
  Began1925
  Finished1927
Floor Count4
Basement Floors1
Floor Area16,350 m²
Building Uses
 - mixed use
 - education
 - library
 - office
 - other
 - theatre
 - university
Structural Types
 - lowrise
 - tower
Architectural Style
 - neo-gothic
Materials
 - copper
 - limestone

 Heights ValueSource / Comments 
Roof137 fthttp://www.marygrove.edu/

Description
- Architect: D. A. Bohlen & Son

- General Contractor: W. E. Wood Company

- Length x Width: 113 m x 58.5 m

- The Liberal Arts Building is the largest building on the Marygrove College campus an includes the university's library, theater, chapel, many of the classroom spaces, offices, and the art gallery.

- Ground was broken for the campus on April 18, 1925, and the laying of the Liberal Arts Building's cornerstone on September 8, 1925.

- The structure was formally completed on November 10,
1927 with the dedication of the building and the rest of the campus.

- The building is done in the Tudor/Collegiate Gothic architectural style, and faced in Bedford, Indiana Olithic Limestone.

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