1182-1184 Gates Avenue

1182-1184 Gates Avenue

Between Evergreen and Bushwick
Block 3340, Lots 13&14

1182-1184 Gates Avenue (2011) Credit: Alison LaFever

Year Built: 1886
Building Type: Tenement
Architect: C. B. Piper
Builder: William H. Nichols
Original Owner: William H. Nichols, 218 Reid Avenue
Proposed District: N/A

History and Analysis

The Real Estate Record and Guide in 1886 describes these buildings as “Nine, Three-story frame (brick-filled) tenements, 20×48, tin roofs, cost $4,000 each.”[1] These two buildings are the only of the original nine that remain extant and are currently clad in vinyl siding.