The Cahill & Sbarbaro Building is located at 1645 Telegraph Avenue / 501-09 Seventeenth Street, Oakland, California. The Chicago style loft building was designed by architect John Cahill and built by the Cahill Brothers in 1922.
This is a three story concrete Chicago style store and loft building on a corner lot, surfaced in dark brown brick, two bays wide on Telegraph Avenue and eight bays wide on 17th Street. The high base has been totally remodeled with stucco and a metal and terrazzo corner shopfront. The two loft stories have recessed Chicago style windows, brick pilasters, recessed spandrels, brick frieze with diamond insets, brick parapet, and a simple cornice molding with brick dentils.
This historic building is #32 on the list of District Contributors for the Downtown Oakland Historic District Registration Form.
Links & References
- National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Downtown Oakland Historic District