Tuesday November 22, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION BINDING REPORT

*Central Park, Rumsey Summer Stage Support Building – Central Park – Scenic Landmark*
A comfort station and storage facilities building built in 1936-1937 within an English Romantic style public park designed in 1856 by Olmstead and Vaux. Application is to alter the building and construct an addition.
NO QUORUM

Tuesday November 1, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*1000 Fifth Avenue – Metropolitan Museum of Art – Individual and Interior Landmark*
A Beaux-Arts style museum built in 1864-1990 and designed by Vaux and Mould, R.M. Hunt, McKim Mead and Whilte, and others. Application is to modify the American and southwest wings.
NO QUORUM

*1000 Fifth Avenue – Metropolitan Museum of Art – Individual and Interior Landmark*
A Beaux-Arts style museum built in 1864-1990 and designed by Vaux and Mould, R.M. Hunt, McKim Mead and Whilte, and others. Application is to modify the American and southwest wings.
NO QUORUM

*1147 Park Avenue – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A rowhouse designed by John Sullivan and built in 1884-85. Application is to construct a rooftop addition. Zoned R10-PI
APPROVED 1/17/06

Tuesday October 25, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*35 East 68th Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
A Beaux-arts style building built in 1910-11. Application is to demolish a one-story addition, to construct a new one-story addition and alter the façade.
APPROVED

*40-42 East 72nd Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
Two rowhouses built in 1881 and redesigned as a neo-Classical style apartment building by Schwartz and Gross in 1928. Application is to construct a rear yard addition. Zoned R10.
APPROVED

*61 East 77th Street – Upper East Side Historic District*
A neo-Federal style school building with Beaux-Arts features, designed by Harde and Hasselman and built in 1916. Application is to alter the areaway. Zoned C-51.
APPROVED

*962-970 Madison Avenue- Upper East Side Historic District*
A neo-Classical style commercial building designed by Herbert M. Baer and built in 1914. Application is to legalize the installation of an exterior roll-down security gate and an awning without LPC permits.
ONE VIOLATION APPROVED, ONE NO DECISION

*5 East 81st Street- Metropolitan Museum Historic District*
A rowhouse built in 1878 and altered in the neo-Classical style in 1906. Application is to construct a rear yard addition.
APPROVED

*988 Fifth Avenue – Metropolitan Museum Historic District*
An Italian Renaissance style apartment house designed by J.E.R. Carpenter and built in 1925-26. Application is to construct a rooftop addition.
APPROVED

*1080 Fifth Avenue- Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A Modern style apartment building designed by Wechsler and Schimento and built in 1960-61. Application is to construct an addition and top alter window openings.
APPROVED

*1145 Park Avenue – Carnegie Hill Historic District*
A rowhouse built in 1884-85 and altered in the Modern Classical style by Emory Roth in 1920-21. Application is to construct rooftop and rear yard additions.
APPROVED

Tuesday October 18, 2005

LANDMARKS PRESERVATION COMMISION CERTIFICATE OF APPROPRIATENESS HEARING

*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.

*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.

*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. Zoned R-10.

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