625 Park Avenue is a co-op residential building in the Lenox Hill neighborhood of Manhattan's Upper East Side at the intersection of East 65th Street and Park Avenue. It is noted for its spacious residences and well-known residents.[1]

625 Park Avenue
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General information
TypeHousing cooperative
Location625 Park Avenue, Lenox Hill, Upper East Side, Manhattan, New York City, U.S.
Construction started1929
Completed1931
Height155 feet (47 m)
Technical details
Floor count13
Design and construction
ArchitectJames Edwin Ruthven Carpenter, Jr.

BuildingEdit

The building at 999 Park Avenue was designed by Park Avenue architect James Edwin Ruthven Carpenter, Jr. often referred to by the initialism "J.E.R. Carpenter".[2] Carpenter has many designs on the avenue and together with Rosario Candela is considered among its primary influencers. 625 Park Avenue was developed in 1929 by builder Louis Kauffman, who would later occupy an apartment in the building. The building is 13 stories tall and houses a total of 32 units.

Notable residentsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "DESCRIPTION FOR 625 PARK AVENUE". streeteasy.com. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
  2. ^ Sola, Katie. "Look Inside A Real Estate CEO's Palatial $40 Million Park Avenue Apartment [Photos]". Forbes. forbes.com. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
  3. ^ NETTO, DAVID (April 28, 2017). "Is This Park Avenue Penthouse the Best Apartment in New York?". townandcountrymag.com. Town & Country. Retrieved 13 July 2017.

Coordinates: 40°46′00″N 73°58′00″W / 40.7667°N 73.9666°W / 40.7667; -73.9666