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Southwest (rear) elevation: Three bay brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung wood windows in segmentally-arched openings; projecting stone sills; denticulated brick and buff-painted metal cornice; historic metal fence and gate at rear yard. Alterations: Facade is painted off-white; aluminum replacement windows in all openings; light and conduit at facade; wood/concrete infill at basement windows; concrete- paved rear yard.

GATES AVENUE, 2027 (aka 669 Fairview Avenue) TO 2061 (aka 662-670 Grandview Avenue) Northwest Side, between Fairview Avenue and Grandview Avenue

2027 Gates Avenue (aka 669 Fairview Avenue) Borough of Queens Tax Map Block 3485; Lot 71

Date:

1908 (NB 2485-08) Garage, 1942 (NB1023-42) Louis Berger and Company

Architect:

Original Owner/Developer: Style/Ornament:

G. X. Mathews Renaissance Revival

Southeast (Gates Avenue) elevation: Four bay, buff-colored brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung wood windows in all openings; carved limestone lintels; limestone and rough-faced brick string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; portion of historic iron storefront framing remains at base; gray-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags. Alterations: Vinyl replacement windows at second floor; storm windows at first and third floors; masonry infill and four, one-over-one, double-hung windows replaces storefront at ground floor; conduit at facade; non-historic metal areaway fence; cellar door at areaway. Southwest (Fairview Avenue) elevation: Nine bay, buff-colored brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung windows in all openings except center bay at ground floor; carved limestone lintels; lintels have keystone moldings at ground floor; limestone and dark brown brick string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; portico with carved limestone cornice at entry; two, historic metal fire escapes; gray-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags. Alterations: Storm windows in all openings; vinyl windows in fifth through ninth bays at second floor; masonry infill replaces corner storefront at ground floor; non-historic door; two lights near door; conduit at facade; metal mesh screens and vent pipe at basement; stonework painted grey at base; silver-painted bulkhead, tarred chimney and antenna at roof; non-historic metal areaway fence and gate; one-story, buff and amber-colored brick garage with roll up door at rear yard; side of garage is stuccoed white with terra cotta coping. Northwest (rear) elevation: Four bay brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung wood windows in segmentally-arched openings; projecting stone sills; denticulated brick and metal cornice. Alterations: Facade is stuccoed white; storm windows in all openings; light and clothes line at facade; cellar entry at basement; non-historic metal fence at rear yard.

2029, 2031, 2033, 2035, 2037, 2039, 2041, 2043 Gates Avenue Borough of Queens Tax Map Block 3485; Lots 69, 67, 65, 63, 61, 59, 57, 55

Date: Architect: Original Owner/Developer: Style/Ornament:

1908 (NB 2484-08) Louis Berger and Company G. X. Mathews Renaissance Revival

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