Gramercy Neighborhood Associates Inc.

Annual GNA Meeting and Celebration of Gramercy January 26, 2011 Annual Celebration of Gramercy event will be held on Wednesday, January 26th, 2011 at 6:30pm at the Brotherhood Synagogue on Gramercy Park. O. Aldon James, current President of The National Arts Club on Gramercy Park, will be our guest speaker. Annual Gramercy building restoration award will be announced in addition to the...

In Detail> Shepard Hall

Elemental gives George B. Post's Gothic City College landmark a long-in-coming restoration, gargoyles and all The Gothic revival Shepard Hall in Hamilton Heights, built in 1907, has new glass fiber-reinforced concrete decorative trim in place of original terra cotta. Courtesy Elemental Designed by George B. Post and completed in 1907, City College’s Shepard Hall is in all probability the most faithful specimen of...

The Cathedral Stone Newsletter

Historic Brick Wall Scheduled for Demolition Saved by Jahn M30 The Cathedral Stone Newsletter, July 2006 The condominium complex at 241 Eldridge Street was constructed in 1904 in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. Architect Scott Henson was hired by the condominium board to perform a full exterior analysis of the building. The analysis revealed a number of necessary repairs,...

HABITAT MAGAZINE

The Wall (Didn’t) Come Tumbling Down A new product solves an old problem. Jody Shen (Additional reporting by Jennifer Wu) The sky wasn’t falling but the wall was a definite possibility. That was the dilemma facing 241 Eldridge Street, a 12-unit condominium on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, about two-and-a-half years ago. But thanks to a bit of detective work and the discovery...