The New York Times (New York, New York) 14 July 1907 Page 29

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The New York Times
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14 July 1907  Page 29 - SEVENTH AVENUE SITE'S i ELABORATE IMPROVEMENT...
SEVENTH AVENUE SITE'S i ELABORATE IMPROVEMENT Oxmte Fcatiircs of Projected Apartment House at Fifty-. Fifty-. Fifty-. eighth Street Newest of the Co-operative Co-operative Co-operative Ventures-- Ventures-- Ventures-- . Details of the Structure. ' i. - ' ' 'V , , a 4 . r- r- -V ; '"t . ." Til .-'V. .-'V. .-'V. ;- ;- T i . , i . r , s ,v 'rr. ' , ' - "-rnii "-rnii "-rnii -8 -8 rT f'-'r--. f'-'r--. f'-'r--. f'-'r--. f'-'r--. f'-'r--. , '. II "!""?-, "!""?-, "!""?-, ? i - t -V -V a", " r t - :rr Tf i - V tw t "I rn j a - i -r -r . r--- r--- r--- r--- arrir : r, 4 - Alwyn Court, Seventh Avenue and Flf ty-eijhth ty-eijhth ty-eijhth Street. Harde & Short, Arch'ts. . Alwyn Court, as the new twelve-story twelve-story twelve-story co-operative co-operative co-operative apartment house, at the southeast corner of Seventh Avenue and Fifty-eighth Fifty-eighth Fifty-eighth Street, will be called, has been designed by Architects Harde A Short with a view to making It one of tha moat elaborte structures of its kind m the city. , Behind the project Is m ear : po ration known as the Stuyveaant Cooperative Cooperative Buildings, of which Walter Russell, Russell, the artist. Is President. I , i Tha building will stand on a plot fronting fronting 100 fset on the avenue and 125, feai en the street. The style of architecture, will be Francois Premier or Gothio. j The plan provides for but two families On a floor, each apartment consisting- consisting- of vestl- vestl- i bule, gallery. - reception room, living room, library, salon, dining room.' butler's pantry, kitchen, four master's bedrooms all on the front of the biiildlnjc with three family bathrooms and a dressing room, two personal maids rooms , and bath, two servants' rooms, with bathroom, and private hall. The private halls are very short, and but Uttl space is devoted to publio staircase balls, there being no t r t I .: of ' r v i ' r ..-. ..-. ..-. Mr;--. Mr;--. Mr;--. Mr;--. .3 V:.-"ir V:.-"ir V:.-"ir "21 -t -t " ;i ';". 4 tr - t. i i 'ev' t r-r r-r r-r ij ' , re ; ;-- ;-- ;-- i - ' f- f- t.i MT-r MT-r MT-r . n ,'ftrr - i i fl.l i L . - ,r t ar-. ar-. ar-. . . i'l V T t- t- r L .1 v ,: 'i iTITi rr.r ;l:r:-.hirmr; ;l:r:-.hirmr; ;l:r:-.hirmr; ft,. IwL'i j j dCl j IS publlo corridors whatever. These aoart- aoart- - f i J' ' t i a i v mm ments can ba "duplexed,'' If necessary, -'making -'making the living rooms twenty feet high and adding to the number of chambers , and baths. s The exterior of tha structure wtll be of limestone, gray brW-kv. brW-kv. brW-kv. and terra eotta. A . special feature of the building will be tha Lentrance ball, with mural paintings by, ceieDratea arusts. The property will bo owned by a oorpo- oorpo- -. -. ration to h known as Alwyn Court, with . a capital stock of r'lOO.uu, consisting of 6,0tJ shares of llOu each, divided Into ' twelve blocks of Auo Shares each, one oC ; which will be taken by each of the partlc- partlc- Ipants in the enterprise. - Tha land and 'completed tuildlnfr will be transferred t thin company subject to a mortgage of $775,0). Besides tha twelva apartment to be taken by the stockholders there will t be twoive other apartments, to be rented by the owning company to outside ten-ants. ten-ants. ten-ants. This space, it ta estimated, - will yield $100.ti0i annually, or sufficient to pay Interest on the mortgage and all other ', fixed charges and leave aa annual surplus ; Of fW.750. - -i -i - - . ' The Alwyn Court corporation wO taka title to the sito on Auir. 1. The bundlns) kwill be put up by the lledden Construe tton company ana wui oa oomptscea aoouv Nov. J. lUtW. . ... ....

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