By Carter B. Horsley
This free-standing rental apartment tower is
known as the Stratford and was built by Glenwood Management.
This building has an address of 1385 York Avenue
and is also known as 433 East 73rd Street and 492 East 74th Street.
It has 286 units and is two blocks north of
Sotheby's, the auction house.
There is cross-town bus service at 72nd Street.
The 36-story building has extensive and lush
sidewalk landscape with several fountains, a curved driveway,
a 24-hour attended garage, a 24-hour doorman, a rooftop health
club with pool, a windowed laundry facility, a resident's lounge
with kitchen, and a monitored service entrance.
The building, which was erected in 1969, has
many balconies and valet and maid service is available.