Tuesday April 25, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*39 East 63rd Street*
A rowhouse built in 1882 and altered by Mott B. Schmidt in 1917, and altered again in 1947. Application is to redesign the facades, construct a rooftop addition, and create a curb cut. Zoned R8-B LH-1A.
APPROVED 9/19/06

*4-8 East 64th Street*
A neo-French style residence designed by R.H. Robertson and built in 1893; and afive-story residence originally designed by D. & J. Jardine and built in 1878-79, altered in the Adamesque style by Treanor & Fatio in 1922-23. Application is to legalize the installation of a canopy, doors and windows at the front facade without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
DENIED

*583 Park Avenue*
A neo-Georgian style church designed by Delano & Aldrich and built in 1922-24. Application is to construct a barrier-free access ramp and modify railings.
APPROVED

*955 Lexington Avenue*
A neo-Renaissance style apartment building designed by W.L. Rouse & L.A. Goldstone and built in 1923-24. Application is to replace windows.
WITHDRAWN

*954-958 Lexington Avenue*
An Anglo-Italianate style building with later additions designed by Robert Mook and built in 1871 . Application is to legalize the installation of an awning without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
DENIED

*741 Madison Avenue*
A neo-Grec style residential building designed by Silas M. Styles, built in 1877-79, and altered in 1912 with a two story storefront extension. Application is to install new storefront infill.
APPROVED WITH MINOR MODIFICATION

*878-888 Park Avenue, aka 61-71 East 78th Street*
A neo-Tudor style apartment building designed by Schwartz & Gross and built in 1926-1927. Application is to replace windows.
DENIED

*508-522 East 78th Street and 509-523 East 77th Street*
Individual Landmark
Model tenements designed by Henry Atterbury Smith and built in 1910-1911. Application is to install mailboxes.
NO ACTION

*1048 Fifth Avenue*
A French Classic style mansion designed by Carrere & Hastings and built in 1912-14. Application is to modify a window opening.
APPROVED

*1402 Lexington Avenue*
A neo-Grec style apartment and store building designed by C. Abbott French & Co., and built in 1886-87. Application is to legalize alterations to a storefront without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
DENIED

*65 East 90th Street*
A Romanesque Revival style rowhouse designed by J.C. Cady & Co, built in 1886-1887, and altered in 1962-64. Application is to alter facade.
APPROVED

Tuesday April 11, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*580 Park Avenue*
A neo-Renaissance style apartment building designed by J.E.R. Carpenter and built in 1923. Application is to enlarge the existing penthouse addition.
APPROVED 4/18/06

*920 Fifth Avenue*
A neo-Italian Renaissance style apartment house designed by J.E.R. Carpenter and built in 1921-22. Application is to enlarge a rooftop addition.
APPROVED 4/18/06

*591 Park Avenue*
A townhouse built in 1877-1879, and altered by Robert W. Meagan circa 1959. Application is to construct a four story addition and alter the facade.
NO ACTION

*955 Lexington Avenue*
A neo-Renaissance style apartment building designed by W.L. Rouse & L.A. Goldstone and built in 1923-24. Application is to replace windows.
NO ACTION

*50 East 91st Street*
A Queen Anne style rowhouse built in 1885-86, and altered in 1931 by Jacob Fisher. Application is to construct rooftop and rear yard additions and alter the facade.
APPROVED 5/16/06

Tuesday March 21, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*7 East 63rd Street*
A rowhouse built in 1879 and altered in 1954 by Wechsler & Schimanti. Application is to redesign the front facade.
APPROVED WITH MODIFICATION

*20 East 65th Street*
A rowhouse built in 1881 and redesigned in the Beaux-Arts style by Welch, Smith and Provot in 1901-1902. Application is to construct a rooftop bulkhead and install rooftop HVAC equipment.
APPROVED

*12 East 68th Street*
A rowhouse built in 1878-79 and redesigned in neo-Federal style by Andrew J. Thomas in 1913. Application is to alter the facade.
APPROVED 5/2/2006

*954-960 Lexington Avenue*
An Anglo-Italianate style building with later additions designed by Robert Mook and built in 1871 . Application is to legalize the installation of a storefront awning without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.
LAID OVER

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Tuesday March 7, 2006

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*900 Fifth Avenue*
A Modern style apartment building designed by Sylvan and Robert Bien and built in 1958. Application is to reclad the facades.
NO ACTION

*765 Park Avenue*
A neo-Renaissance style apartment building designed by Rosario Candela and built in 1926. The application is to construct a rooftop addition. Zoned 8C.
APPROVED