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James N. Wells Mansion - 1835

 
 
James N. Wells Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 30, 2018
1. James N. Wells Mansion Marker
Inscription. Manhattan's largest surviving Greek Revival dwelling, the only one with five bays, it was remodeled in 1864-66 in the Italianate style
 
Location. 40° 44.759′ N, 74° 0.144′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on West 22nd Street west of 9th Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 414 West 22nd Street, New York NY 10011, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chelsea Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Clement Clarke Moore (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cushman Row (about 500 feet away); Gay Men's Health Crisis (about 800 feet away); Chelsea Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sir Arthur C. Clarke (approx. 0.3 miles away); Shirley Clarke (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dr. Gertrude B. Kelly Playground (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Also see . . .  The 1835 James N. Wells House (Daytonian in Manhattan). (Submitted on December 9, 2018.)
 
Categories. Architecture
 
James N. Wells Mansion - 1835 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 30, 2018
2. James N. Wells Mansion - 1835 Marker
The marker, a rather small one, is located just to the left of the door.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 25 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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