New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Alwyn Court Apartments
Erected 1973 by New York Community Trust.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
Location. 40° 45.95′ N, 73° 58.767′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 180 West 58th Street, New York NY 10019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 163-165 West 57th Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Osborne Apartments (within shouting distance of this marker); Leonard Bernstein (within shouting distance Rodin Studios (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 213 West 58th Street (about 400 feet away); 130 West 57th Street (about 400 feet away); "The Writers' Room" (about 600 feet away); Ignacy Jan Paderewski (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . .
1. The New York Community Trust. A long-time crusader for preservation, the Municipal Art Society joined with The Trust in 1956 to begin the “Landmarks of New York” project. (Submitted on October 27, 2009.)
2. Overview of The Alwyn Court, 180 West 58th Street. Includes a history of the Alwyn Court.
"The city's most ornate building, the Alwyn Court is a classic New York real estate story of riches to rags and back." (Submitted on December 11, 2009.)
3. The Extravagant Terra Cotta Alwyn Court Apartment. "Daytonian in Manhattan" entry. (Submitted on March 19, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 2, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,001 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on April 7, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. Photos: 1. submitted on December 2, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. 2. submitted on March 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. 3. submitted on December 2, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. 4, 5. submitted on March 6, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.