278 East 10th Street | Block : 437 | Lot #20
Description & Building Alterations
Originally erected in 1852-53, this five-story brick tenement at 278 East 10th Street is used as an apartment building. Record of an alteration from 1956 reveals the erection of a new front exterior.
The present facade mostly dates from the 1956 alteration, featuring brickwork at the parapet, simple rectangular sills, and splayed lintel with a keystone capping the entrance.
Block : 437 / Lot : 20 / Building Date : 1852-53, 1956 / Original Owner : Jonathan Hunt(1852-53), 278 10th Inc.(1956) / Original Use : Residential / Original Architect : Unknown(1852-53), F. L. Thompson(1956)