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1055 Lexington Avenue

Building Name

1055 Lexington Avenue

Architect

William Picken

Year(s) Built

1877-78

Alterations

Installation of a storefront, 1913; decorative marquee by Schwartz & Gross, 1926

Application Description

Legalize the installation of signage and mechanical equipment, and alterations to the storefront and enclosed sidewalk cafe, without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits

Designation

Upper East Side Historic District Extension

1055 Lexington Avenue
Project Information:

A neo-Grec style row house designed by William Picken, built in 1877-78, and altered in 1913 with the installation of a storefront and in 1926 with a decorative marquee by Schwartz & Gross. Application is to legalize the installation of signage and mechanical equipment, and alterations to the storefront and enclosed sidewalk cafe, without Landmarks Preservation Commission permits.

CB8 Hearing: 06/17/13 (Disapproved)
LPC Hearing: 09/10/13 (Laid Over)