Tuesday October 10, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*995 Fifth Avenue – Metropolitan Museum Historic District*
A hotel building designed by Rosario Candela and built in 1925-26. Application is to construct a rooftop addition and to construct planting beds at the sidewalk.
Zoned R10.
APPROVED

Tuesday September 27, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*117-119 East 69th Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
Neo-Georgian style rowhouse designed by Julius F. Gaynor and built in 1928-29. Application is to modify the areaway and install a barrier-free access lift.
APPROVED

*161 East 71st Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
An Italianate style rowhouse designed by John Sexton and built in 1867. Application is to construct rear yard and rooftop additions. Zoned R8B.
NO ACTION

*20 East 94th Street – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A Beaux-Arts style townhouse designed by Van Vleck & Goldsmith and built in 1899. Application is to install balcony railings and to alter the rear yard. Zoned R8B/LH1A.
NO ACTIOM

*880 Fifth Avenue – Upper East Side Historic District*
A modern style apartment building designed by Emory Roth and Sons and built in 1946. Application is to establish a Master Plan for the installation of through-the-wall air conditioner units.
APPROVED

Tuesday September 13, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*1149 Park Avenue – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A rowhouse built in 1884-85 and altered in the Modern Classical style by Emory Roth in 1917. Application is to construct a rooftop addition.
APPROVED 1/17/06

*13 E. 77th Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
A rowhouse built in 1879, and altered in the Neo-Federal style in 1910. Application is to construct a rear yard addition.
APPROVED

Landmarks Preservation Commission Items

Each month FRIENDS’ Preservation Committee reviews all Certificates of Appropriateness applications for both individual landmarks and buildings within the six Historic Districts on the Upper East Side. A representative of FRIENDS attends the Landmarks Committee of Community Board 8 and testifies to the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s (LPC) public hearings.

Please call the office (212) 535-2526, if you would like more information on any of these items.

*Public Testimony*

All members of the public are encouraged to attend the Community Board 8 meetings or the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s (LPC) public hearings. The public can also submit written testimony.

*Index of Public Hearings*

Tuesday, August 16th 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*17 East 96th Street – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A neo-Classical style apartment building built in 1923-24. Application is to install a through-the-wall air conditioner unit.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA

*24-26 East 95th Street – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A Renaissance Revival style rowhouse designed by Thomas Graham and built in 1899-1901. Application is to install a flagpole banner.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA

*15 East 84th Street – Metropolitan Museum Historic District*
A residence designed by Renwick, Aspinwall and Owen, and built in 1899 and altered in 1928 by Adam Lanfear Norris. Application is to alter the entrance and construct a rooftop bulkhead.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA

*995 Fifth Avenue-Metropolitan Museum Historic District*
A hotel building designed by Rosario Candela and built in 1925-26. Application is to construct a rooftop addition and to construct planting beds at the sidewalk.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA

*133 East 74th Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
A rowhouse built in 187—1878 and altered in the neo-Federal style by A. Wallace McCrea in 1921. Application is to reclad the penthouse façade and alter the masonry openings.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA

*4-8 East 73rd Street- Upper East Side Historic District*
An Italianate style rowhouse constructed in 1875 and altered in 1913 with the addition of a neo-Classical style two story front extension designed by Donn Barber. Application is to modify the facade and areaway.
NO QUOROM, LPC HEARING DATE TBA