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Building: The Hawthorne

211 East 53rd Street, New York, NY, 10022
145 units12 storiesBuilt in 1957

Building Description

Designed by architects Boak and Raad and built in 1959, The Hawthorne is conveniently located just east of the commercial section of mid-town east, next to what is commonly called “The Lipstick Building”. A full service Condop with a friendly staff, it’s intimate lobby and renovated hallways (tastefully done in a pre-war style) make it a pleasure to come home to. Ranging from studios to 3 bedrooms, all apartments are generous sizes. Unique among the 14-floor, 145 units are the north-facing apartments on the 2nd floor, all of which have substantial terraces and the 6 penthouse terraces.
Central air. Central laundry. Storage bins. Planted Roof deck. Pet Friendly. Garage. Pied-a-terres. Condo renting rules. 20% down 63% tax deductable

Description by Marji Wollin

Building Amenities

  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Laundry in Building
  • Live-in Super
  • Parking Available
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pied-à-terre allowed
Outdoor Space
  • Roof Deck

Building Facts

Facts 145 units12 storiesBuilt in 1957
Building Class RM
District Community District 106City Council District 4Police Precinct 17
Floorplans 58 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 166 documents and permits
Discussions 2 discussions
Sales Listings 2 active sales ($1,111 per ft² avg, $567,000 avg price)
81 previous sales ($894 per ft² avg, $722,271 avg price)
Rentals Listings 4 active rentals ($61 per ft² avg, $3,435 avg price)
92 previous rentals ($49 per ft² avg, $3,002 avg price)
Owned by: OWNER / AGENT

Sales - 2 active

1 room, studio
1 bath
2 rooms, studio
1 bath
485 ft²

Rentals - 3 active / 1 in contract

5 rooms, 2 beds
1 bath
850 ft²
3 rooms, 1 bed
1 bath
750 ft²
3 rooms, 1 bed
1 bath
650 ft²
2 rooms, studio
1 bath


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