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lintels; lintels have keystone at ground floor; carved limestone, bracketed door hood and surround; rough- faced brick trim at ground floor; limestone and rough-faced brick string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; gray-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags; raised concrete areaway; historic areaway ironwork with newel posts, some detailing removed. Alterations: Vinyl replacement windows in all openings; metal fire escape at facade; non-historic, castellated stone surround at entry; non-historic door; two lights and intercom near entry; non-historic concrete steps replace bluestone stoop; sliding windows at basement; second bay at basement enlarged for door; non-historic concrete steps, railing and vent at areaway. Southeast (rear) elevation: Six bay brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung windows in segmentally- arched openings; projecting stone sills; denticulated brick and green-painted, metal cornice; metal fire escape. Alterations: Facade is stuccoed white; vinyl replacement windows.

2056 Gates Avenue: Northwest (Gates Avenue) elevation: Five bay, buff-colored brick facade; one-over- one, double-hung windows in all openings except center bay at ground floor; carved molded limestone lintels; lintels have keystone at ground floor; carved limestone, bracketed door hood and surround; rough- faced brick trim at ground floor; limestone and rough-faced brick string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; historic paired wood-and-glass doors with wood grain finish; under stoop entry with non-historic railing and gate at basement; gray-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags; raised concrete areaway; historic metal stoop railing. Alterations: Aluminum replacement windows in all openings; metal awning and light above entry; bluestone trim painted grey and metal mesh window grilles at basement; dark grey-painted stoop; tall, non-historic areaway railing and gate; vent pipe in areaway. Southeast (rear) elevation: Six bay brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung windows in segmentally- arched openings; projecting stone sills; denticulated brick and green-painted, metal cornice; metal fire escape. Alterations: Facade is stuccoed gray; aluminum replacement windows; clothes line at facade.

2058 Gates Avenue: Northwest (Gates Avenue) elevation: Five bay, buff-colored brick facade with projecting first bay; one-over-one, double-hung windows in all openings except center bay at ground floor; carved molded limestone lintels; lintels have keystone at ground floor; carved limestone, bracketed door hood and surround; rough-faced brick trim at ground floor; limestone and rough-faced brick string coursing; brick pilasters set on carved limestone bases; projecting and recessed, and denticulated decorative brickwork; brown-painted historic paired wood-and-glass doors; under stoop entry with non-historic railing and gate at basement; brown-painted, denticulated and modillioned cornice with swags; historic areaway ironwork with newel posts and non-historic gate. Alterations: Facade has been cleaned and repointed; aluminum replacement windows in all openings; light near entry; window grille at first bay of first floor; two signs and conduit at facade; sliding windows at basement; non-historic brick and cast stone stoop; non- historic metal stoop railing. Southeast (rear) elevation: Visible above store addition; six bay brick facade; one-over-one, double-hung windows in segmentally-arched openings; projecting stone sills; denticulated brick and green-painted, metal cornice; metal fire escape. Alterations: Facade is stuccoed gray; aluminum replacement windows in all openings; coated chimney at roof.

2060 Gates Avenue (aka 676 Grandview Avenue) Borough of Queens Tax Map Block 3486; Lot 34

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

1909 (NB 1857-09) Louis Berger and Company G. X. Mathews Renaissance Revival

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