27 and 29 Fayette Street

27 and 29 Fayette Street

Between Broadway and Beaver Street
Block 3131, Lots 36 and 37

27 and 29 Fayette Street (2011) Credit: Matthew J. Kuhnert

Year Built: 1883
Building Type: Tenement
Architects: Theobald M. Engelhardt
Builders: M. Kuhn and A. Schmidt
Original Owner: S. Sheffel

History and Analysis

Originally constructed in 1883 at an intial cost of $3,000 each, this pair of three-story frame tenements originally had wooden cornices.[1]