Case Study: 29 Green Street - A former Cast-Iron Gem Regains Its Original Beauty

Case Study: 29 Green Street - A former Cast-Iron Gem Regains Its Original Beauty

In 2013, Gertler & Wente Architects proposed plans to New York City’s Landmark Preservation Commission to restore 29 Green Street. The original 19th century 4-story building lost its top two floors sometime between 1878 and 1974, to an unfortunate fire. Larry Wente proposed a design to the LPC that included adding three new floors and a fourth floor set back 15 feet to keep with the architectural design of the neighborhood.

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