Every Building on Fifth
While the focus of this blog is the architecture of Fifth Avenue, we’ll also be visiting notable sites on the adjacent blocks. We’d planned an entry on 16 E. 41st Street for a future date, located as it is in Midtown, but have decided in light of recent events to launch this series with this article. View… Continue reading
Located directly across the street from Corbett’s masterpiece at One Fifth, Two Fifth Avenue seems at first glance
It seems fitting that the first building with an address on Fifth Avenue should also be the street’s first masterpiece.
Directly behind 7 – 13 Washington Square North this small Regency-flavored cube is the first building on the street with a visible Fifth Avenue entrance.
While not an official Fifth Avenue address, the westernmost of the row of houses between Fifth Avenue and University Place is directly adjacent to – and in fact is entered from – Fifth Avenue.