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290 West End Avenue
Southeast corner at 74th Street

290 West End Avenue

290 West End Avenue

By Carter B. Horsley

This handsome, white-brick apartment building was erected in 1924 and converted to a cooperative in 1977.

The 17-story structure has only 62 apartments.



The building, which has a three-story limestone base and very attractive large decorative panels at the fourth floor and a large bandcourse near its top. It has a doorman and a large lobby and canopied entrance. The building permits protruding air-conditioners and has no sidewalk landscaping, no roofdeck and no garage.

The building has an excellent location that is convenient to shopping and many restaurants.

It is one block from Riverside Park and a few blocks from public transportation.

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