263 Bleecker Street

Application closed
Application approved on 09/07/10

Greenwich Village Historic District Extension II

Between Cornelia & Jones Streets

Application:
A Renaissance Revival style tenement building designed by Horenburger & Straub and built c.1904. Application is to install storefront infill and signage.

This application is closed. Application approved September 7th, 2010.

Status as of September 7th, 2010: LATEST NEWS
At the September 7th public hearing, the Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal.

Status as of August 30th, 2010
:
At the August 30th Community Board 2 Landmarks & Public Aesthetics Committee meeting, the applicant presented a proposal that will be shown to the Landmarks Preservation Commission on September 7th, 2010. The proposal is to replace the existing storefront with a white, painted-wood storefront, reminiscent of historic Italian-style, tiled storefronts. The new storefront would have applied acrylic lettering on the glass, a black fabric retractable awning with writing, and no exterior lighting.

***Note: An application to restore the rear space will most likely be handled at staff level.

2010 Designation Report, published by the Landmarks Preservation Commission when they designated the Greenwich Village Historic District Extension II