677 Lafayette Avenue House (Magnolia Grandiflora) 
Magnolia Tree Earth Center
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Full Address: 677 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
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Year Built: 1890
Year Designated: 1977
Year Published: 1977
Architect: L. C. Holden
Key words: Tompkins Park, tree, center for environmental education, Hattie Carthen, individual landmark
Notes: No.'s 677, 678 and 679 constitute the Magnolia Tree Earth Center. Each building was designated separately in 1977; a designation report exists for each. See also "Magnolia Grandiflora" designation report
Architectural Styles:
   Romanesque Revival

   View PDF (1977-677LafayetteAveHouse-MagnoliaGrandiflora.pdf)

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