Monday, July 8, 2019
24 1st Ave. has been demolished
Workers have finished bringing down 24 First Ave. ... it now joins its property mate, 99-101 E. Second St., in demolition.
These buildings were leveled to make way for a 7-story, 22-unit residential building called The 101 Condominium.
[Rendering of the 1st Avenue side via Zproekt Architects]
24 First Ave.'s previous occupants included the cabaret Lucky Cheng's (1993-2012) and Club Baths, the first openly gay-owned bathhouse (1971-1983)... and Cave Canem and La Nouvelle Justine in between.
Previously on EV Grieve:
Building that housed Lucky Cheng's on 1st Avenue now on the auction block
Onetime home of Lucky Cheng's and adjacent property sell for $12 million
7-story residential building pending at the former Lucky Cheng's space
Demolition permits filed to bring down former Lucky Cheng's building on 1st Avenue
The 411 on the 101 Condominium