120 E. 61st Street  


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Building Location
120 E. 61st Street
Block 1395, Lot 64
Cross Streets: E. 61st St. & Park Ave.
Building/Store Name:
Historic District: Contributing

Current Building Description
This five story stucco rowhouse has a central entrance on the sunken ground floor behind a tall wrought iron fence. The second floor has casement windows with small wrought iron balconies. The second through fourth floor windows have original window  surrounds. The fifth floor appears to be a later addition. 

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; cmpd12/16/1869. Value $45,000

Building Information
Building Use Residential
Other Use
Number Of Floors 5
Building Materials stucco
Date Of Construction 1869
NB Number 407-69*
OriginalStyle Neo-Grec/Italianate
Original Architect John Sexton
Original Developer John M McCool
Original Owner John M McCool
Original Owner Occupation
Date Of Present Facade 1917
Present Style Altered Neo-Grec/Italianate
Architect Present Style Ernest Greene
Owner At Time T. Lawrence Saunders
Survey Date 7/11/03
Other Information
Historic Windows? Partial
Double Hung Yes
Number Of Panes 4
Over 8
Casement No
Tilt And Turn No
Window Material wood
Property Records No
Census Records No
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