The National Biscuit Company Oreo Building Turned Into A Modern Loft
Today this same block of ninth avenue is known as oreo way. This loft condo renovation designed by besch design is situated in a building that once housed national biscuit company now known as nabisco and is located in the west loop neighborhood of chicago.
The national biscuit company factory now chelsea market before 1932 when the high line rail was incorporated.
The national biscuit company oreo building turned into a modern loft. The building got its start in 1890 after a number of local bakeries merged to create the new york biscuit company and constructed an array of six story romanesque style bakeries. Our building was one of the original national biscuit company later shortened to nabisco bakeries specially designed and built in 1902 to produce the company s popular uneeda brand biscuits and. The oreo biscuit was first developed and produced by the national biscuit company today known as nabisco in 1912 at its chelsea new york city factory in the current day chelsea market complex located on ninth avenue between 15th and 16th streets.
In 1925 this landmark structure was designed by e j. Designed by romeyn stever they were built along tenth avenue between 15th and 16th streets in the city s chelsea neighborhood named after the estate that. The loft style condo unit is located on the upper floor and is a multi level unit.
The biscuit lofts was originally conceived as the west coast headquarters of the national biscuit company. Eckle the dean of american architects and founder of the distinguished firm of eckle and aldrich. See more ideas about industrial house house design house.
The national biscuit company oreo building turned into a modern loft located in the west loop neighborhood of chicago this building once housed the national biscuit company now known as nabisco. Dec 31 2016 explore gmc s board modern warehouse house on pinterest. The name oreo was trademarked on march 14 1912.
One of the main features is the kitchen which is located in one of the old ovens used for baking. A nabisco worker shows off a 70s era oreo press mold. When the national biscuit company introduced the oreo cookie in march of 1912 there was no mistaking its origins.
It was a blatant knock off of sunshine biscuits s hydrox a double wafer. Alphabet the parent company of google purchased the building in march of 2018 for 2 4 billion an earth shattering figure even in new york city s real estate market but this isn t a.