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HDC@LPC January 7, 2014

Item 18 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 130395- Block 520, lot 54- 43 King Street – Charlton-King-Vandam Historic District A rowhouse built c. 1830 and altered c. 1955. Application is to alter the front façade and construct rear yard and rooftop additions. While a simpler entrance, like that proposed here, could be appropriate, it [...]

HDC@LPC October 8, 2013

Item 13 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 137503- Block 1164, lot 42- 230 Park Place – Prospect Heights Historic District An Art Deco style apartment building designed by Phillip Birnbaum and built in 1937. Application is to establish a Master Plan governing the installation of windows. While it is nice that the proposal includes [...]

HDC@LPC – May 7, 2013

Public Meeting Item 3 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 140321- Block 466, lot 26- 131 East 10th Street – St. Mark’s in the Bowery, Individual Landmark A Georgian style church built in 1799, and altered with the construction of a Greek Revival tower by Town and Thompson in 1826-28, and the construction of an [...]

HDC@LPC Testimony – August 7, 2012

Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF QUEENS 129685- Block 149, lot 150- 39-38 47th Street – Sunnyside Gardens Historic District A brick rowhouse with Colonial Revival style details designed by Clarence Stein, Henry Wright and Frederick Ackerman and built in 1925. Application is to legalize the installation of a retaining wall at the front [...]

HDC@LPC – June 26, 2012

Item 5 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 130180- Block 530, lot 7504- 50 Bond Street – NoHo Historic District A Classical Revival style store and loft building designed by Cleverdon and Putzel and built in 1896-97. Application is to alter a roof deck. While the proposal is to alter a roof deck, the walls [...]

February 2, 2010

LPC Docket Number: 104968 Brooklyn, Block: 45, Lot: 7509 72 Front Street – DUMBO Historic District An Industrial neo-Classical style factory building designed by William Higginson and built in 1911.  Application is to install a bracket sign. HDC Testimony While bracket signs may be fitting for traditional shopping districts such as the Ladies’ Mile, they [...]

July 7, 2009

LPC Docket Number: 097625 Queens, Block: 8066, Lot: 7 220 Forest Road – Douglaston Historic District A Contemporary Colonial Revival style house built in 1961. Application is to construct a rear addition and alter the facades. HDC Testimony While HDC appreciates an attempt to make a house built after Douglaston’s period of significance more in [...]

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