west end avenue: Speechless Sunday | WEA Sidewalk Phone Booth - 03/19/16 09:12 PM

West End Ave at 90th Street
 
The West End Ave neighborhood is one of Manhattan's most beautiful and quiet residential neighborhoods.
The majority of buildings along West End Avenue are architecturally distinctive pre-war coops. West End Avenue has the longest stretch of pre-war architecture and ambience in Manhattan.
 West End Avenue has been designated a historic landmark district. Four old-style sidewalk phone booths are left in New York City, and they are all on West End Avenue, at 101st, 100th, 90th and 66th Streets on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
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west end avenue: Speechless Sunday: West End Avenue Historic District - Upper West Side - 09/19/10 02:58 AM

WEPS (West End Preservation Society) announced a newly proposed area designation as defined by the Landmarks Preservation Commission on September 15, 2010. WEPA has been trying for years to designate West End Avenue a historic landmark district. Through efforts of saving landmark buildings from the wrecking ball and campaigning for a West End Avenue historic district an even larger area is being proposed and considered.
This district is larger than previous proposals. Due to the enormity of the area proposed, a total of 790 buildings, the LPC will divide the district and the hearings into 3 geographical areas, extending the … (8 comments)

west end avenue: Upper West Side - Apartments - Central Park West - West End Ave - Riverside Drive - Coops, - Condos - Townhouses - 08/07/10 09:34 AM

The Upper West Side extends north from 72nd Street up to 96th Street and is bordered by Central Park West and Riverside Park. There are two #2 and #3 express subway stops on the Upper West Side at 72nd Street and 96th Street on Broadway. Both station head houses have have been recently renovated. The 96th Street station  has a futuristic looking glass dome. The new station opened but is expected to be completed next year. Both stations are located in the Broadway median. The 8th Avenue subway B & C trains run along Central Park West.
Upper West Side … (8 comments)

west end avenue: West End Avenue: Manhattan Neighborhood, A Special Place To Live! - 03/31/10 03:31 AM


The West End neighborhood is one of Manhattan's most beautiful and quiet residential neighborhoods. The majority of buildings along West End Avenue are architecturally distinctive pre-war coops. West End Avenue has the longest stretch of pre-war architecture and ambience in Manhattan. From neo Renaissance to Art Deco, West End Avenue is a neighborhood, an address with its own special cachet.
WEA has stretches of late nineteenth century town houses and several churches and synagogues, but it is almost entirely made up of handsome residential buildings built in the first decades of the twentieth century. The near total absence of … (2 comments)

west end avenue: Preservationists Want West End Avenue Designated A Historic District - 11/18/08 02:16 AM
Construction at 535 West End Avenue at 86th Street                                           Artist rendering of 535 West End Avenue Preservation group Landmark West is calling on the Landmarks Preservation Commission to designate a new historic district on the Upper West Side, including all of West End Avenue between 70th and 107th streets, the New York Times reported.
Landmark West said developers have been seizing individual row houses along the avenue, demolishing them and replacing them with glass apartment buildings.
The Upper West Side is already home to seven historic districts. The photo above was taken from my 9th floor apartment which is located diagonally … (2 comments)

 
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