The Cherry Street Apartment is a Colonnade Apartment Buildings, c.1910, located at 2543 Cherry Street. The historic, 100 year old buildings have been renovated with such features as hardwood floors, laundry rooms, granite, custom cabinets, ceramic tile, private parking, large bedrooms and new appliances. The building contains four apartment units. Conveniently located near Truman Medical Center, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Hallmark, Crown Center and the UMKC Dental School, these historic colonnade apartment buildings ‐ their size, setting, design, plan, and materials – reflect important aspects of the City’s cultural history and development. The colonnaded “purpose‐ built” apartment building ‐ a building designed in the Neoclassical and constructed to serve as a multiple family dwelling for the middle and upper‐middle classes. The Kansas City Colonnade Apartment Building Property Type is typically a multi‐story, masonry apartment building with one or more prominent multi‐story colonnaded porches. Today there are over five hundred surviving colonnade apartment buildings built in Kansas City, Missouri between c. 1 9002 and 1930.