Ranchara Square Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV

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Ranchara Square Medical Center, Las Vegas, NV

Postby Lynxwiler » Sat Feb 03, 2007 11:29 am

Name: Ranchara Square Medical Center
Architect: Gerald Moffit and Associates
Contractor: Zuni Construction Company, Inc.
Year: 1966

Street: Location: 2300 S. Rancho Drive near Sahara Avenue
City: Las Vegas
State: Nevada
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Country: USA
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Type: Medical office building
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Status: Threatened with demolition withion the year. Very few tenants as of 1/07.

Description: Indoor/outdoor aesthetic, cantilever, open patterned concrete walls on the balcony, interior globe lighting and raised tiled planters once used as waterfalls.

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Postby Lynxwiler » Mon Apr 09, 2007 7:47 pm

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Postby Futura Girl » Sun Apr 15, 2007 1:31 pm

i took alan hess to see this building this week and he loved it. he said he would write a letter in support of nomination.

i'm going to contact recent past to put it on their watchlist.
and does anyone know how to get a building on the nat. trust top ten endangered list?

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Postby Lynxwiler » Tue Apr 17, 2007 6:37 pm

Write the National Trust. Just send them a letter. Even if nothing comes of it, alerting them to an endangered post-war structure helps to raise their awareness on other modern structures in the future.

I love that building.

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UPDATE: Demolished 11-23-08

Postby roadsidepictures » Mon Nov 24, 2008 8:41 pm

It breaks my heart to hear that this has been demolished.

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Postby Slim and Gabby » Tue Nov 25, 2008 11:54 am

I'm sorry Dave,
this can only be attributed to human error.....
Pen-gu-ins is pracatically chickinz, and I hates to see chickinz cry so much, I has to put’em outta ther mizzery!

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Postby Lynxwiler » Tue Dec 09, 2008 3:59 pm

I'm weaping along with you. This is a great loss.


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