August 1, 2005: This is my first experience with having a brownstone stripped. The job was started on August 1, 2005 and ended on December 9, 2006.
My neighbor and I received pretty large grants from NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission to strip our houses.
|Caption: This is the 1934 Tax Photo of the house on Sterling Street. |
It looks as it did in 1899, when the house was built.
|Caption: The house was painted in the 1980's.|
|Caption: This is a 2006 photo of the house on Sterling Street.|
Its been restored to look as it did in 1899.