45 East 66th Street Apartments

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

45 East 66th Street

ARCHITECT: Harde & Short

DATE: 1906-08

STYLE: Neo-French Renaissance

Manhattan Neo-French Renaissance Upper East Side

The striking apartment house at 45 East 66th Street stands at the corner of 66th Street and Madison Avenue and is richly detailed with a profusion of Gothic ornament. The building creates a picturesque and imposing effect reminiscent of the neo-French Renaissance style which often employed Gothic detail. Executed In brick with terra-cotta trim, from the designs of the architectural firm of Harde & Short, this handsome apartment building with its distinctive corner tower was, when It was erected In 1906-08, among the earliest of its type to be constructed In the city.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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