Tuesday September 12, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*20 East 63rd Street*
A neo-Grec style rowhouse designed by Gage Inslee and built in 1876, and altered by J.M. Beringer in 1954. Application is to install storefront infill and awnings, replace windows, alter the front facade and install a painted wall sign.
NO ACTION

*11 East 74th Street*
A house built in 1869 and redesigned in the neo-Renaissance style by George Blum in 1919. Application is to modify a door opening and install a window.
APPROVED

*45 East 78th Street*
A neo-Federal style residence designed by Arthur C. Jackson and built in 1913-14. Application is to modify a window opening to create a barrier-free entrance. Zoned R8B/C5-1.
APPROVED

*45 East 78th Street*
A neo-Federal style residence designed by Arthur C. Jackson and built in 1913-14. Application is a request that the Landmarks Preservation Commission issue a report to the City Planning Commission relating to an application for a Modification of Use
pursuant to Section 74-711 of the Zoning Resolution. Zoned R8B/C5-1.
APPROVED

*828 Fifth Avenue, aka 2 East 64th Street*
A neo-Venetian Renaissance style residence building designed by N.C. Mellen and built in 1896. Application is to replace windows.
NO ACTION

*701 Park Avenue, aka 101 East 69th Street*
A neo-Renaissance style club building designed by Delano & Aldrich. Application is construct an addition.
APPROVED

*Central Park, Louis D. Lasker Memorial Pool and Rink*
Central Park – Scenic Landmark
An ice-skating rink and swimming pool, designed in 1963 by Fordyce & Hamby Associates, within an English Romantic style public park designed in 1856 by Olmsted and Vaux. Application is to remove stiarcases and fencing, construct a staircase, and install infill and security gates.
APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS

Tuesday August 8, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISSION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*923 Fifth Avenue*
An apartment building designed by Sylvan Bien and built in 1949-51. Application is to alter window openings.
APPROVED

*45 East 78th Street*
A neo-Federal style residence designed by Arthur C. Jackson and built in 1913-14. Application is to modify a window opening to create a barrier-free entrance. Zoned R8B/C5-1.
NO ACTION

*45 East 78th Street*
A neo-Federal style residence designed by Arthur C. Jackson and built in 1913-14. Application is a request that the Landmarks Preservation Commission issue a report to the City Planning Commitee relating to a Modification of Use pursuant to Section
74-711 of the Zoning Resolution. Zoned R8B/C5-1.
NO ACTION

*1145 Park Avenue*
A rowhouse built in 1884-85 and altered in the Modern Classical style by Emery Roth in 1920-21. Application is to construct a rooftop addition. Zoned R-10.
NO ACTION

Tuesday August 1, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*Central Park, Bethesda Terrace Arcade*
Scenic Landmark
An arcade within an English Romantic style public park designed in 1856 by Olmsted and Vaux. Application is to install light fixtures.
APPROVED

Tuesday July 25, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*Queensboro Bridge*
Individual Landmark
A Beaux-Arts style bridge designed by Gustav Lindenthal and Henry Hornbostel and built in 1901-08. Application is to construct a
mezzanine within the vaulted area beneath the bridge.
APPROVED-MODIFICATIONS TO APPLICATION APPROVED 10/17/06

*Central Park, Bethesda Terrace Arcade*
Scenic Landmark
An arcade within an English Romantic style public park designed in
1856 by Olmsted and Vaux. Application is to install light fixtures.
NO ACTION

*860 Fifth Avenue*
An apartment building designed by Sylvan Bien and built in 1949.
Application is to alter the entrance court and install a new canopy.
APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS

*875 Park Avenue*
A neo-Classical style apartment house designed by George and
Edward Blum and built in 1911-12. Application is to replace
windows and modify masonry openings in the penthouse.
APPROVED

*162 East 70th Street*
An Italianate style rowhouse designed by William McNamara and
built in 1872-74. Application is to construct a rear yard addition.
Zoned R8B/LH-1A
APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS

*26-32 East 71st Street, aka 843-859 Madison Avenue, 23-35 East 70th Street*
A neo-Federal style apartment house designed by Schwartz and
Gross and built in 1928-1929. Application is to replace windows.
APPROVED

Tuesday July 11, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*19 East 62nd Street*
A neo-Grec style building built in 1871 and altered in 1917. Application is to replace storefront infill.
NO ACTION

*834 Fifth Avenue*
A neo-Renaissance style apartment building designed by Rosario Candela and built in 1930. Application is to replace windows, construct a rooftop addition and install railings.
Zoned R-10
APPROVED

*1 East 66th Street, aka 850-853 Fifth Avenue*
A Modern style apartment building designed by Rosario Candela and built in 1948. Application is to construct an addition.
Zoned R10, R8B
APPROVED

*1 East 70th Street-Henry Clay & Adelaide Childs Frick House*
Individual Landmark
A French Louis XVI style mansion designed by Carrere & Hastings and built in 1913-14 and altered by John Russell Pope in 1931-35. Application is to install a canopy and signage.
APPROVED IN PART, DENIED IN PART

*39 East 74th Street*
A rowhouse built in 1879 and altered in the neo-Georgian style in 1936 by Aymar Embury. Application is to legalize a rooftop addition constructed in non-compliance with Certificate of No Effect 05-2071.
Zoned R8BLH-A
DENIED

*112 East 78th Street*
A residence built c.1867, altered in 1929 by Patrick J. Murray, and in 1950 by Henry C. Hahn. Application is to replace windows.
NO ACTION