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711 Madison Avenue

Building Name

711 Madison Avenue

Architect

Charles Baxter

Year(s) Built

1877

Alterations

Altered in the 20th century

Application Description

Replace windows

Designation

Upper East Side Historic District

711 Madison Avenue
Project Information:

A neo-Grec style row house designed by Charles Baxter, built in 1877, and altered in the 20th century. Application is to replace windows.

CB8 Hearing: 05/20/13 (Disapproved)
LPC Hearing: 06/04/13 (Denied)

FRIENDS Testimony:

The removal of historic multi-pane wood windows on the second floor of the side street fa├žade of 711 Madison Avenue, and their replacement with single pane windows, is detrimental to the architectural character of the building. The Preservation Committee at FRIENDS respectfully asks the Commission to deny this application.