West 147th--149th Streets Historic District

Roughly bounded by Eighth Ave., W. 149th St., Seventh Ave., and W. 147th Ave., New York, New York


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 18, 2003
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Romanesque; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts; et al.
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Multiple dwelling; School; Road-related
Current functions
Multiple dwelling; Garden
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1894; 1896; 1898
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 60


19th Century (37,742)
Beaux Arts (973)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1894 (592)
Built during 1890s (7,628)
District (10,497)
Have Street View (46,001)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Limestone (8,192)
New York (6,123)
New York County, New York (541)
New York, New York (724)
Romanesque (2,722)
Sandstone (4,861)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett