Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Full reveal at 154 Second Ave.
Workers yesterday removed the plywood from the ground-floor space at 154 Second Ave. … now finally providing a full view of the former Sigmund Schwartz Gramercy Park Chapel.
Icon Realty and architect Ramy Isaac added three extra floors here for luxury rentals… with ground-floor retail that's still on the market (the rate is negotiable, according to the Icon website)…
The demolition work here started back in April 2012.
As we've posted before, here's how the building looked in the summer of 2011…
Off the Grid]
Here's what the address looked like in the 1940s, via Vanishing New York...
And here is the rendering …
Sill no word yet on pricing for the units.
Previously on EV Grieve:
Former funeral home looks to double in size with help from 'the controversial penthouse king of the East Village'
Redeveloped funeral home looking for a few live retail tenants
The walls come tumbling down at 154 Second Avenue