44 West 22nd Street (between Fifth and Sixth Avenues); in the Ladies’ Mile Historic District. Application is for alteration of an existing commercial loft building to a mixed use commercial and residential building with new elevator, stair and ...
WHEREAS, The applicant has applied to make alterations to 44 W 22 St, a 5 story building originally built in 1851 and altered in 1893 by De Lemos & Cordes; and
WHEREAS, The alterations include a new elevator, stair enclosure and mechanical system as well as a one story mansard-roofed 6th story, all of which will not be visible from the street; and
WHEREAS, The alterations include a rear extension of masonry on the 3rd, 4th and 5th floors and roof with new aluminum windows, which is not visible from the back street, and does not interfere aesthetically or otherwise with the adjoining buildings; therefore be it
RESOLVED, that Community Board Five Landmarks Committee recommends approval of the application for alteration.
The above resolution passed with a vote of 21 in favor, 0 opposed, 2 abstentions.