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The Sugar Loaf Building in Tribeca: Review and Ratings | CityRealty

Carter Horsley
Review by Carter Horsley
Carter Horsley Carter B. Horsley, a former journalist for The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune and The New York Post. Mr. Horsley is also the editorial director of

This very handsome, 6-story building at 155 Franklin Street between Varick and Hudson Streets in TriBeCa was designed at the Sugarloaf Warehouse by George W. DaCunha with a neo-Grec style façade in 1882 and renovated in 1902 by Franklin Baylies. 

It was converted to 10 condominium apartments in the 1990s by Christopher Clark who added a penthouse that he later sold with the two apartments below it to a single owner in 2008.

Bottom Line

This impressive and very attractive TriBeCa condominium building has large apartments with wood-burning fireplaces and video security,


The red-brick building, which is also known as 7-9 Leonard Street, has white banding between and over its windows and there are star tie-backs on the third story and an attractive green cornice and a large glass shed marquee and a broad bandcourse above the second floor.


This TriBeCa building has a superintendent, video security, storage and only two apartments per floor.


Penthouse 6S has three-bedrooms and a 1,500-square-foot south terrace and a 450-square foot-north terrace. 

Apartment 4N is a four-bedroom unit with a 29-foot-long entrance gallery and a 47-foot-long living/dining room with a wood-burning fireplace and a curved pass-through, 18-foot-long kitchen.  The apartment also has a home office. 

Apartment 3N is a three-bedroom apartment with a 18-foot-wide entry foyer that opens into a 35-foot-wide living/dining room with a wood-burning fireplaces and a 13-foot-wide pass-through kitchen.  The master bedroom is 26-foot-long and there is a 23-foot-long family room. 

Apartment 3S has a 8-foot-long entry foyer that leads to a 12-foot-long pass-through kitchen and a 40-foot-long living room. The unit has three bedrooms and a separate 175-square-foot storage room.

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