345 Park Avenue

345 Park Avenue is a 634-foot (193 m) skyscraper in the Midtown Manhattan neighborhood of New York City. It occupies an entire city block bounded by Park Avenue, Lexington Avenue, 51st Street, and 52nd Street.

345 Park Avenue
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General information
TypeOffice
Architectural styleInternational
Coordinates40°45′28″N 73°58′21″W / 40.7578°N 73.9725°W / 40.7578; -73.9725Coordinates: 40°45′28″N 73°58′21″W / 40.7578°N 73.9725°W / 40.7578; -73.9725
Completed1969[1]
Owner345 Park Avenue, L.P.
LandlordRudin Management
Height
Roof634 ft (193 m)
Technical details
Floor count44
Floor area1,900,000 square feet (180,000 m2)
Design and construction
ArchitectEmery Roth & Sons

Completed in 1969, with 44 floors, the building was designed by Emery Roth & Sons.[2][3] It is near the Racquet and Tennis Club and Park Avenue Plaza to the northeast; the Seagram Building to the north; 599 Lexington Avenue to the northeast; and St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church and the General Electric Building to the south.

It is built on the site of the Hotel Ambassador, which had opened in 1921. It was sold to Sheraton Hotels in 1958 and renamed the Sheraton-East. It was demolished in 1966.

Exteriors of 345 Park Avenue were used as the headquarters of CSC and Continental Corp. in the Aaron Sorkin series Sports Night from 1998 to 2000.

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  1. ^ "345 Park Avenue, New York NY". Real Estate Sales NYC. Retrieved April 23, 2013.
  2. ^ "345 Park Avenue". US /: Emporis. Retrieved September 11, 2012.
  3. ^ "345 Park Avenue". Skyscraperpage. Archived from the original on November 24, 2007. Retrieved September 11, 2012.
  4. ^ Schefter, Adam (September 23, 2011). "The rise of Tom Brady". ESPN. Retrieved September 11, 2012.
  5. ^ https://officesnapshots.com/2013/09/04/inside-headquarters-nfl/

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