Forbes and Breeden Building Portland, OR

Completed in 1894, the Sherlock Building in Portland is notable as the only structure in Oregon apparently influenced by the work of Louis Sullivan. It is currently occupied by the Church of Scientology.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250921
Names
Forbes and Breeden Building
Sherlock Building
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Timeline

20 Oct 1977
Sherlock Building added to National Register of Historic Places
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National Register Data

Forbes and Breeden Building has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
77001111
Date Listed
19771020
Name
Sherlock Building
Other Names
Forbes and Breeden Building
Address
309 SW 3rd Ave.
City/Town
Portland
County
Multnomah
State
Oregon
Category
building
Creators
Hodgson, Isaac, Jr.
Level of Significance
state
Years of Significance
1893; 1894
Areas of Significance
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