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The Hawthorne, 211 East 53rd Street

between Second Avenue & Third Avenue   |    Midtown East

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Key Details

  • Condop
  • Built in 1957
  • 145 Apartments
  • 14 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • Studios $549,000 1
  • 1 Bed $665,000 2
  • 2 Beds $975,000 2
  • Last updated Dec 11, 2017
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$1,083 Avg. Price / Ft2
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  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $500,000 3
  • 1 BED $733,517 3
  • 2 BEDS $1,900,000 1
  • 3 BEDS $1,230,000 1
  • Avg. Price based on 8 closings during past 12 months Last updated Dec 11, 2017
  • View all recent sales
$1,128 Avg. Price / Ft2
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Overview

71

The Hawthorne, 211 East 53rd Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 71, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

22
Out of 44
+
25
Out of 36
+
15
Out of 39
+
9
=
71
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Attractive 5 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
None 2 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No, but OK 1 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Discrete 1 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
No 0 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
Attractive 2 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
None 1 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
10-15 1 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Some 1 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Concierge:
None 0 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
No 0 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
    How was this building rated?

    This pleasant, 14-story, white-brick apartment building at 211 East 53rd Street is known as the Hawthorne.

    It was erected in 1957 just to the east of the elliptically planned deep red, telescoping office tower known as “the Lipstick Building” that was designed by Philip Johnson.  It is a condop and has 145 apartments.

    It was designed by Boak and Raad.

    It has good public transportation and a central Midtown location.

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    Nearby Subway Stations

    1. 6
    2. M
    3. E
    at Lexington Ave and 53rd 0.03 miles
    1. N
    2. Q
    3. R
    4. 4
    5. 5
    at Lexington Ave and 60th 0.34 miles

    Carter Horsley's Review

    The Hawthorne, 211 East 53rd Street Carter Horsley's Building Review
    "This pleasant, 14-story, white-brick apartment building at 211 East 53rd Street is known as the Hawthorne." Read Carter's Full Review

    The pros & cons

    Pros
    • Full-time doorman
    • Permits cats and dogs
    • Laundry
    • Garage
    • Fitness center
    • Bicycle room
    • Discrete air-conditioners
    • Extensive sidewalk landscaping
    • Roof deck
    • Close to Subway
    Cons
    • No concierge
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    The Hawthorne, 211 East 53rd Street - 10 year Sales History

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    The Hawthorne, 211 East 53rd Street 12 Month Sales Summary

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    Past 12 Months
    $1,128
    AVG Price / ft2, based on 8 Sales
     

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    In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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    • 213 Available for Sale
    • $2,812 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $7,414,910 Avg. Price
    • $3,390,000 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive 432 Park Avenue Apt PH95 | $82,000,000
      Price / ft2 $9,933
    2. Least Expensive The St Regis Apt 808 | $150,000
      Price / ft2 $337
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    • 116 Available for Rent
    • $78 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $9,608 Avg. Price
    • $6,050 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive 432 Park Avenue Apt 62B | $65,000
      Price / ft2 $194
    2. Least Expensive 350 East 54th Street Apt 2C | $2,195
    Data is based on sales from past 12 months and only transactions for which we have approximate square footage information available are included above
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    • 279 Total Sales
    • $2,132 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $4,707,626 Avg. Price
    • $2,700,000 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive 432 Park Avenue Apt 85 | $65,661,755
      Price / ft2 $8,152
    2. Least Expensive The Hawthorne Apt 9B | $450,000
      Price / ft2 $1,125

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