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45 East 66th Street

New York City Designated Landmark

 
 
45 East 66th Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 4, 2016
1. 45 East 66th Street Marker
Inscription. Designed by Harde & Short, this striking building, with its distinctive rounded corner bay, is an impressive reminder of the grand era of New York's early luxury apartment houses. Constructed in 1906-08 of brick and terra cotta, with a profusion of gothic-style detail, the structure has an almost medieval quality that stands out in the neighborhood.
 
Erected 1991 by New York Landmarks Preservation Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 46.076′ N, 73° 58.075′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of East 66th Street and Madison Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East 66th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 45 East 66th Street, New York NY 10065, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Andy Warhol (within shouting distance of this marker); Thaddeus Kosciuszko (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Charles Evans Hughes (about 600 feet away); Temple Emanu-el (about 600 feet away); Lehman Gates (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Arsenal (approx.
45 East 66th Street Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 4, 2016
2. 45 East 66th Street Marker - wide view
0.2 miles away); Welcome to the Dene Slope (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lexington School for the Deaf (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Categories. Architecture
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo from SW corner of East 66th and Madison showing the building with corner bay • Can you help?
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