68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District

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68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District
68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District is located in New York
68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District
Location Roughly 64th Pl. from Catalpa Ave. to 68th Ave. from 64th St. to 65th St., New York, New York
Coordinates 40°42′20″N 73°53′40″W / 40.70556°N 73.89444°W / 40.70556; -73.89444Coordinates: 40°42′20″N 73°53′40″W / 40.70556°N 73.89444°W / 40.70556; -73.89444
Area 3.5 acres (1.4 ha)
Built 1909 (1909)
Architect Groesch, Charles; Berger, Louis
Architectural style Renaissance, Romanesque
Governing body Private
MPS Ridgewood MRA
NRHP Reference #

83001763

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Added to NRHP September 30, 1983

68th Avenue-64th Place Historic District is a national historic district in Ridgewood, Queens, New York. It includes 46 contributing buildings built between 1909 and 1913. They consist mainly of two story brick row houses with one apartment per floor. Buildings feature alternating yellow, amber, brown and burnt orange speckled brick and cast stone detailing in the Romanesque Revival style.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[1]

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