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895 Park Avenue

Between East 78th Street & East 79th Street   |    Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St.

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Key Details

  • Co-op
  • Built in 1930
  • 36 Apartments
  • 19 Floors
Currently, no apartments are available

Overview

80

895 Park Avenue has received a CityRealty Rating of 80, 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

23
Out of 44
+
26
Out of 36
+
22
Out of 39
+
9
=
80
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Distinguished 7 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:
Yes and Good 2 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Allowed and Present 0 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
No Consistency 0 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:
Very Attractive with Trees 4 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 20 blocks 4 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Considerable 1 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Many 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 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:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 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:
Spacious 4 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
2 4 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
9-11 Feet 2 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Considerable 2 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Door Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Concierge:
None 0 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
None 0 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
None 0 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
No 0 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
No 0 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
  • #46 Rated co-op - Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St.
How was this building rated?

One of the most impressive apartment buildings on Park Avenue, 895 Park Avenue on the southeast corner at 79th Street is also one of the city’s better Art Deco buildings.

Massive but muted, it projects a dignified monumentality. It was designed by Sloan & Robertson, the architectural firm best known for the very prominent and important Chanin Building on the southwest corner of Lexington Avenue and 42nd Street.

The 19-story building was erected by Thos. O’Reilly & Sons in 1930 and converted to a co-operative in 1952.

It has 36 apartments.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.12 miles
  1. 4
  2. 5
at Lexington Ave 0.38 miles

Carter Horsley's Review

895 Park Avenue Carter Horsley's Building Review
"One of the most impressive apartment buildings on Park Avenue, 895 Park Avenue on the southeast corner at 79th Street is also one of the city’s better Art Deco buildings." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Prime location in the center of the Upper East Side
  • Close to Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Few apartments
  • Near many restaurants and boutiques as well as Central Park and Fifth Avenues "Museum Mile"
  • Doorman
  • Very fine and elegant Art Deco-style building
  • Close to Subway
  • elevator operator
  • Handsome rooftop water tank enclosure
  • Large- attractive side street entrance
  • Convenient public transportation
  • Large apartments- Some bay windows
Cons
  • No garage
  • No sundeck
  • Considerable traffic
  • Protruding air-conditioners
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