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Graystone Castle

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1984. 83 E. 120th Ave., at I-25

Complete with conical towers and crenelated parapets, this six-story medieval castle of rough-faced concrete block guards the north entrance of the metropolis. Fake stone lions and a porte-cochère mark the entrance to this fanciful hotel complex, which one critic likened to a camouflaged grain elevator.

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Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Graystone Castle", [Northglenn, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-AM11.

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