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Bank of Hampton Roads

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1965–1966, Yates and Boggs. 415 St. Paul's Blvd.
  • Bank of Hampton Roads

Originally named the Rotunda, this is the area's only cylindrical office building and, because of its top-heavy appearance, one of the least attractive. The unusual shape of the building initially generated some interest from the public, but the circular floor plan proved confusing to tenants, and the experimental design was not repeated.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Richard Guy Wilson et al.
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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Bank of Hampton Roads", [Norfolk, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/VA-01-NK38.

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 416-416.

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