Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1913/11/12 Willard Straight buys the lot on the SE corner of 5th Ave for 300,000 dollars. Owner of the lot on the NE corner, he plans to erect a fine residence on one while selling the other to a congenial neighbor who will improve it with a large residence.
1915/00/00 Delano and Aldrich Architect The Straight Mansion, designed in the Neo-Georgian style by Delano and Aldrich, is completed with white marble trim and floor-to-ceiling windows on the second floor surmounted by a white gallery surmounts.
2000/11/09 Bruce Stanley Kovner Home Bruce Kovner buys the Willard D Straight House for 17.5 million dollars at 1130 5th Ave at E 94th St for use as a personal residence. Kovner will spend another $10 million in restoring and remodeling it for personal use.

Data »

Particulars for Willard D Straight House:
Area of Significance Architecture
Sight Category Building
Architectural Style Georgian Revival
Building Type Mansion
Historic Use Single dwelling

Shop Amazon
Google Ad

Google Ad