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10-Lenox-Avenue-034 Rendering Credit: Level One Holdings / Issac & Stern Architects
After half a century of service, the building housing Harlem’s Second Canaan Baptist Church has been swiftly dismantled to make room for a 27-unit condo development with church spaces below. The Goldberg and Jacobs Lenox Theatre building had anchored the corner site at 10 Lenox Avenue since the turn of the century and the church moved to the building in 1956 after a decade-long search and a steadily growing membership.
The Goldberg and Jacobs Lenox Theatre The Goldberg and Jacobs Lenox Theatre in 1941 via Harlem Bespoke
As DNAinfo (RIP) reported in October, Harlem has been losing its churches at breakneck speed, citing that nearly two dozen churches have either closed or been sold to developers in the last decade alone. Reasons for the sell-off are a combination of factors that include “dwindling memberships, high maintenance costs and the lure of millions of dollars from developers ready to buy in Harlem,” says DNA. Nearby at 145 Central Park North, the New York United Sabbath Day Adventist Church was sold to a developer who just gained approval to build a 13-floor, 36-unit condo overlooking the park.
10-Lenox-Avenue-034 Demolished building housing Second Canaan Baptist Church; R: Previous rendering of incoming condo-church project
Second Canaan Baptist Church’s prime location made it an ideal candidate for redevelopment. It is a block north of Central Park and is across from the 2 and 3 express trains at the 110th Street station.

In 2016, the congregation teamed up with Brooklyn-based developer Level One Holdings to redevelop the property into an eight-story condo with 11,000 square feet on the first two levels reserved for the church. Issac & Stern were enlisted as the architects and renderings show a symmetrical design with a rusticated stone base and tan buffed brick above. The new sanctuary will open onto Lenox Avenue (Malcolm X Boulevard) while the residential entrance will be tucked along West 111th Street.
Construction filings show there will be no more than six apartments per floor and the two units on the uppermost floor will terraces and lush views of Central Park. Listed amenities include a roof deck, a third-floor lounge and bike storage.
Construction as of May 2018
Progress as of mid-February
(CityRealty)
10 Lenox Avenue is directly across from 111 Central Park North, whose penthouse apartment set the record for priciest condominium ever sold in Harlem. Our listings show there are 224 condos for sale in Central and East Harlem. Studios are priced at a median of $580,000 ($1,154 / ft²), one-bedrooms at $700,000 ($1,035 / ft²) and two-bedrooms at $1,122,000 ($1,096 / ft²).

An offering plan to sell the condos was filed last month with the Attorney General's office. As for construction, foundation work began in February and the structure is now three stories high. It should be completed by 2019.
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