76 Laight Street / New York, NY

MASTER PLANNING, RESTORATION AND NEW DESIGN FOR THIS CONVERTED SOAP MANUFACTURING WAREHOUSE

74-76 Laight Street, a ten-story warehouse building designed in the Renaissance/Romanesque Revival Style was built in 1899.  The building ceased functioning as a light manufacturing facility in the 1970s at the same time the neighborhood was rezoned for residential and commercial use and the building became a co-op apartment building.  Easton Architects prepared and Existing Conditions Assessment and Master Plan for the restoration of the exterior building fabric including the significant character defining feature-the glass light loading dock.  The exterior restoration was undertaken over three-phases ending with the construction of a new roof terrace.

SERVICES PROVIDED

  • Historic Research
  • Preservation Master Planning
  • Forensic Building Investigation
  • Existing Conditions Survey
  • Full Architectural Services
  • Administration
  • Develop Cyclical Maintenance Programs
  • New Design in Historic Context
  • Conservation
  • Regulatory Review Process
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BEFORE & AFTER

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