116 E. 61st Street  


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Building Location
116 E. 61st Street
Block 1395, Lot 165
Cross Streets: E. 61st St. & Park Ave.
Building/Store Name:
Historic District: Contributing

Current Building Description
This five story row house has a sunken ground floor entrance. The second floor windows are larger 12 over 12 double hung with pediment lintels. The third and fourth floors have 9 over 9 double hung windows with the surrounding window details.  The cornice is in good condition, and it appears the facade has been recently re-stuccoed. 

Original Building Description
One of 11 buildings 108-128 E 61st Street, filed 4/14/1869, brownstone, lot size 18' x 100'; bldg 18' x 52'D x 45'H; 3 sty + basement, brownstone front, 1st class dwelling, 1 family, cmcd 5/1/1869; cmpd 12/16/1869. Value $45,000

Building Information
Building Use Residential
Other Use
Number Of Floors 4
Building Materials stucco
Date Of Construction 1869
NB Number 407-69*
Original Architect John Sexton
Original Developer John M McCool
Original Owner John M McCool
Original Owner Occupation
Date Of Present Facade
Present Style
Architect Present Style
Owner At Time
Survey Date 7/11/03
Other Information
Historic Windows? No
Double Hung Yes
Number Of Panes 9
Over 9
Casement No
Tilt And Turn No
Other 12 over 12
Window Material wood & aluminum
Property Records No
Census Records No
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