Anglo-Italianate style

HDC@LPC March 4, 2014

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Brooklyn 150009- Block 322, lot 24- 13 Cheever Place – Cobble Hill Historic District An Anglo-Italianate style rowhouse built in 1842-1855. Application is to enlarge dormer windows. The small, seemingly non-original dormer window on this rowhouse gives the impression of an after-thought from a subsequent era.  In an [...]

HDC@LPC February 5, 2013

Item 6 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 126510- Block 2090, lot 16- 239 Carlton Avenue – Fort Greene Historic District A Greek Revival style rowhouse built c. 1845. Application is to construct a rear yard addition and excavate a portion of the rear yard. While there are some intrusions in this garden as displayed [...]

HDC@LPC January 15, 2013

Item 1 BOROUGH OF STATEN ISLAND LP 2513 PROPOSED HARRISON STREET HISTORIC DISTRICT   HDC is especially pleased to be speaking in favor of the proposed Harrison Street Historic District, a designation which we and the community have sought for several years.  If designated, Harrison Street will be Staten Island’s fourth historic district, the last one [...]

HDC@LPC November 13, 2012

Item 40 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF Manhattan 133914- Block 1406, lot 11- 123 East 71st Street – Upper East Side Historic District An Italianate style residence built c. 1865, and heavily altered in 1904 by Thomas Nash. Application is to construct a rooftop addition. HDC feels adding a mansard roof with dormers is certainly [...]

November 22, 2011

Item 4 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 123794- Block 253, lot 13- 89 Joralemon Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District An Anglo-Italianate style rowhouse built in 1861-1879. Application is to alter the stoop newel posts and areaway walls. While it is nice to see an application to improve upon this fine rowhouse, it is [...]

July 12, 2011

Item 2 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 120763- Block 2099, lot 6- 65 South Elliott Place – Fort Greene Historic District An altered early Italianate style frame rowhouse built c. 1854. Application is to construct a rear yard addition.                     While HDC is not opposed [...]

September 8, 2009

LPC Docket Number: 101991 Brooklyn, Block: 1159, Lot: 52 136 Underhill Avenue – Prospect Heights Historic District A Romanesque/Renaissance Revival style rowhouse designed by William H. Reynolds and built circa 1896. Application is to remove a rear bay window. HDC Testimony It is worth noting that this is the first CofA application for the Prospect [...]

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