Park and Tilford Building

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Park and Tilford Building
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Park and Tilford Building is located in New York City
Park and Tilford Building
Park and Tilford Building is located in New York
Park and Tilford Building
Park and Tilford Building is located in the US
Park and Tilford Building
Location 310 Lenox Ave., New York, New York
Coordinates 40°48′29.3286″N 73°56′41.6754″W / 40.808146833°N 73.944909833°W / 40.808146833; -73.944909833Coordinates: 40°48′29.3286″N 73°56′41.6754″W / 40.808146833°N 73.944909833°W / 40.808146833; -73.944909833
Area less than one acre
Built 1908
Architect Simonson, B. Hustan
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP Reference # 09000258[1]
Added to NRHP May 1, 2009

Park and Tilford Building is a historic commercial building located in Harlem, New York, New York. It was built in 1908 and is a three story, unreinforced masonry building with a full basement in the Classical Revival style. It features exterior decoration in white marble, limestone, and terra cotta. It originally housed a Park & Tilford grocery store on the first floor, with offices above. As of 2009, the National Basketball Players Association occupied the building's third floor.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". WEEKLY LIST OF ACTIONS TAKEN ON PROPERTIES: 4/27/09 THROUGH 5/01/09. National Park Service. 2009-05-08. 
  2. ^ Cindy Hamilton (July 2008). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Park and Tilford Building". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-03-19.  See also: "Accompanying 21 photos".