126 E. 61st Street  


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Building Location
126 E. 61st Street
Block 1395, Lot 62
Cross Streets: E. 61st St. & Lexington Ave.
Building/Store Name:
Historic District: Contributing

Current Building Description
This six-story stucco rowhouse has entrances on both the first and second floors with a curving wrought iron stair to the second floor. All of the windows appear to be single pane casement, with decorative wrought iron grill work below each window.  Decorative panels with a swag motif are above the fourth floor windows. There is a rooftop addition. 

Original Building Description
1 of 11 buildings 108-128 E 61st Street, filed April 14, 1869, lot size 18'x100'; bldg 18'x52'Dx45'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 6
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
Present Style none
Architect Present Style
Owner At Time
Survey Date 7/11/03
Other Information
Historic Windows? No
Double Hung No
Number Of Panes 0
Over 0
Casement Yes
Tilt And Turn No
Window Material wood
Property Records No
Census Records No
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