|Architect||Kohn Pedersen Fox|
|Structural Height||427m (1,401 ft)|
|Top Floor Height||397m (1,301 ft)|
|Floor area||1,750,212 sq ft (162,600 sq m)|
|Address||One Vanderbilt Avenue|
New York, NY 10017
|Construction Started||February 14, 2017|
|Completed||September 14, 2020|
One Vanderbilt is a 93-story skyscraper at the corner of 42nd Street and Vanderbilt Avenue in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The tower is designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox. Its construction started on February 14, 2017, and was fully completed on September 14, 2020. The construction cost of One Vanderbilt is USD $3.31 Billion and was opened in 2020. The tower is developed by Tishman Construction.
More Facts About One Vanderbilt
- One Vanderbilt’s facade and design are intended to harmonize with Grand Central Terminal immediately to the east.
- The building’s base contains a wedge-shaped void, and the tower tapers as it rises, with several “pavilions” and a pinnacle at the top.
- The facade is made mostly of glass panels, while the spandrels between stories are made of terracotta.
- The lobby has a bank branch and an entrance to the nearby railroad terminal and the associated subway station, while the second floor contains the Le Pavillon restaurant.
- Most of the building is devoted to office space, and the top stories contain an observation deck.
- The Vanderbilt Avenue plaza contains five raised planters as well as LED lighting accents.