Granite Works


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Granite Works
Granite Works
Granite Works. Photo by Buffalo Rising.


846 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
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Fillmore Council District
SBL: 111.22-7-1.1
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Next to: 864 Main Street
Across from: Scientology Building and Buffalo Street Railway Co. / NFT Building


800 Main Street LLC
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Ben Obletz, First Amherst Development.

Also owns 23 North Street

Physical Description

Five adjacent 19th century historic buildings, dating from the 1850s to the 1890s, joined together into one complex.

Current Condition

The architectural integrity of the buildings were preserved and the original storefronts have been fully restored. The restoration includes 28 residential units and 4.600 sq.ft. of commercial space.


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Recent Events and Actions Taken

  • 2003 - Fire in 844 Main Street almost resulted in demolition of at least three buildings
  • 2005 - Announcement of restoration plans
  • 2006 - Restoration of 5 buildings performed by Benjamin N. Obletz and Brian S. Smith of First Amherst Development Group, LLC (the project developer) and Michael Morga of the Peyton Barlow Co. (the general contractor and construction manager)

Other Pertinent Facts

  • Located in the Allentown Historic Preservation District


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Added 2013-05-15 • Last changed 2018-12-26