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fourth and fifth bays at ground floor; segmental and arched, amber-colored brick lintels, and limestone string course and projecting limestone sills at second and third floor windows; projecting and recessed decorative brick string coursing; tan-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice. Alterations: Aluminum replacement windows in all openings; masonry infill and tripartite windows replace storefronts at ground floor; non-historic doors; window grilles at ground floor; non-historic metal fire escape; conduit at facade. Southeast (Korean Street) elevation: Two bay, buff-colored brick facade with amber-colored brick base; one-over-one, double-hung windows in all bays at second and third floors; segmental and arched, amber- colored brick lintels, and limestone string course and projecting limestone sills at second and third floor windows; projecting and recessed decorative brick string coursing; amber brick pilasters with carved limestone capitals; tan-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with semi-circular pediment with sunburst motif. Alterations: Aluminum replacement windows in all openings; non-historic paired doors with grills and brick infill at ground floor; large sign above entry; stuccoed bluestone band course and base of pilasters.

FOREST AVENUE – 66-22 (aka 2046-2048 Palmetto Street ) TO 66-44 (aka 2037 Woodbine Street) West Side, between Palmetto Street and Woodbine Street

66-22 (aka 2046-2048 Palmetto Street), 66-24, 66-28, 66-30 (aka 2037 Woodbine Street) Forest Avenue Borough of Queens Tax Map Block 3489; Lot 29, 30, 32, 34

Date:

1910 (NB 3210-10) Garage at 66-22, 1921 (NB 10052-21) Louis Allmendinger

Architect:

Original Owner/Developer:

G. X. Mathews

Style/Ornament:

Renaissance and Romanesque Revival

66-22 Forest Avenue: East (Forest Avenue) elevation: Three bay, buff-colored brick facade on amber- brick base with recessed, angled first bay and rounded corner; one-over-one, double-hung windows in all openings at second and third floors; carved limestone and segmental and arched, amber-colored brick lintels at second and third floor; projecting limestone sills; projecting and recessed, checkerboard-patterned brick and limestone string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; part of historic metal storefront cornice and framing remains above entry and behind sign band; grey-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags. Alterations: Facade has been cleaned and repointed; vinyl replacement windows at second and third floors; metal sign at second floor; non-historic storefront infill, metal roll gate, and sign band at base. Northwest (Palmetto Street) elevation: Nine bay, buff-colored brick facade with amber-colored brick base; one-over-one, double-hung windows in all openings at second and third floors; segmental and arched, amber-colored brick lintels, projecting limestone sills; projecting and recessed and checkerboard-patterned brick string coursing; amber-colored brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, geometric-patterned brickwork; two, historic metal fire escapes; central entry in brick portico with carved limestone cornice and door surround; historic, paired wood-and-glass doors with wood-grain finish; recessed, buff-colored brick string coursing, bluestone quoins and water table at base; grey painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags; raised concrete areaway with cellar entry. Alterations: Facade has been cleaned and repointed; aluminum replacement windows in all openings; non-historic storefront infill with sign band, roll gate and light at corner; black-painted metal infill and through-wall air- conditioning unit at third bay of ground floor; conduit at facade; bluestone quoins and stonework at base painted grey; metal mesh window grilles at basement; non-historic door, one-over-one, double-hung window in enlarged opening, metal railing, and steps and walls painted grey at basement entry; asphalt shingled bulkhead at roof; chimneys painted white; brick garage addition at rear with cast-stone coping;

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