Shelton Hotel 
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Full Address: 525 Lexington Avenue
Alternative Address: aka 523-527 Lexington Avenue, 137-139 East 48th Street, 136-140 East 49th Street
Year Built: 1922-23
Year Designated: 2016
Year Published: 2016
Architect: Arthur Loomis Harmon
Key words: 1920s, skyscraper, residential hotel, hotel, limestone, terra cotta, brick, James Lee, Shelton Holding Company, Knott Corporation, Fink Hotel Group, Buster Crabbe, Marriott, 1916 Zoning Law, hipped-roofed penthouse, Corinthian columns, pavilions, Lombard Revival, gothic influences, medieval, Renaissance, Grand Central Terminal, Lexington Avenue Subway line, gargoyles, men's residence, setback, setback building,
Notes:
Architectural Styles:
   Medieval
   Mixed (three or more styles)
   Renaissance
   Skyscraper

Files:
   View PDF (2016---Shelton-Hotel.pdf)

Subjects:
   New York Buildings
   New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission Reports: Manhattan
   Manhattan Midtown East