Yukon Register of Historic PlacesYRHP

Log Skyscrapers

Log Skyscrapers

Log Skyscrapers

Log Skyscrapers

Log Skyscrapers

Character Defining Elements

Log Skyscrapers

Character Defining Elements

- The varied multi-storied height of the buildings

- Exposed log construction

- Log floor joist system, with integral cantilevered wraparound balconies and pole railings

- Each floor level having a separate exterior entrance from tiered balconies interconnected by exterior stairs

- Low pitched gable roof, with eaves extending over balconies

- Roof framing system

- Repetitive fenestration on each floor

- Placement of the two buildings on the lot

- Skyscraper 2 has a street level entrance with minimal setback from the sidewalk