Pacific Northwest Architecture

1915 Third Avenue

Formerly known as Bon Marché Budget House
White Garage
1915 3rd Avenue
Seattle, Washington 98101
Basic Information
Designed by Henry Bittman
Type Other
Floors: 6
Neighborhood: Belltown
More Information
  • Width: 60 feet
  • Length: 108 feet
  • Developer: William E. Grimshaw
  • When this building opened, it was a parking garage that used two automobile elevators instead of ramps to maximize the number of cars that could be stored
  • 1951: This building was purchased by the Bon Marché department store and was used as an annex for selling discounted goods
  • 1969: The building was sold and remodeled for use as a warehouse