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HDC@LPC February 18, 2014

Item 19 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 150241- Block 1399, lot 23- 841 Lexington Avenue, aka 155-157 East 64th Street – Upper East Side Extension Historic District A simplified Colonial revival style store and apartment building, designed by Thomas W. Lamb Inc., and built in 1929. Application is to install a bracket sign and [...]

HDC@LPC December 17, 2013

Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF QUEENS 137230- Block 149, lot 64- 39-56 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 replace a fence a the front yard. HDC is opposed [...]

HDC@LPC November 26, 2013

Item 12 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 143874- Block 146, lot 7502- 115 West Broadway – TriBeCa South Historic District A Italianate/Second Empire style store and loft building built in 1864-65. Application is to legalize the sidewalk alterations performed in non-compliance with Certificate of No Effect 08-1546 issued August 15, 2007 Vault lights are [...]

HDC@LPC October 22, 2013

Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF QUEENS 143623- Block 1267, lot 32- 80-01- 80-09 35th Avenue – Jackson Heights Historic District A neo-Romanesque style apartment building designed by the Cohn Brothers and built in 1941. Application is to legalize the installation of a fence, entrance way and windows without LPC permit(s). HDC feels the [...]

HDC@LPC July 16, 2013

Item 20 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 141713- Block 11221, lot 77- 205 Columbus Avenue – Upper West Side/Central Park West Historic District A neo-Grec style flats building designed by Hubert & Pirsson and built in 1886-87. Application is to replace storefront infill and install signage. HDC finds the proposed, all glass storefront too [...]

HDC@LPC – June 11, 2013

Item 1 LP – 2528 BOROUGH OF QUEENS FOREST PARK CAROUSEL, West of Woodhaven Boulevard, north of West Main Drive, Forest Park, Woodhaven In 1966 Forest Park lost its beloved carousel, which was installed around 1910, in a fire.  Luckily a few years later, it acquired one that more than made up for its loss.  [...]

HDC@LPC May 14, 2013

Item 21 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF MANHATTAN 140637- Block 571, lot 7502- 22 East 14th Street – Baumann Brothers Furniture Store, Individual Landmark A store and loft building, designed by David and John Jardine and built in 1880-81, combining elements of the neo-Classical, neo-Grec and Queen Anne style. Application is to establish a Master [...]

HDC@LPC March 5, 2013

Item 3 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 132190- Block 249, lot 34- 146 Montague Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District A 19th century rowhouse. Later altered with Gothic style elements and to include a store and office. Application is to legalize a display box installed without a LPC permit. Rather than just focus on [...]

HDC@LPC January 8, 2013

Item 8 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF BROOKLYN 121487- Block 270, lot 45- 38 Schermerhorn Street – Brooklyn Heights Historic District A house built in 1852 and altered c. 1940. Application is to replace windows. While the proposed wood one-over-one windows would match the sister building, HDC feels a better design could be found fitting [...]

HDC@LPC December 11, 2012

Item 1 CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS BOROUGH OF QUEENS 136131- Block 8034, lot 7- 216 Beverly Road – Douglaston Historic District A Tudor Revival style house built in 1923. Application is to replace windows modify openings, and paint the façade. HDC approves of much of the work proposed, but we question the choice of white paint [...]

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