31-35 Lawton Street

31-35 Lawton Street

North side of Lawton Street between Broadway and Bushwick Avenue
Block 3225, Lots 25-27

31-35 Lawton Street, (2011) Credit: Kelly Autumn Carroll

Year Built: 1889
Building Type: Tenement
Architect: T.F. Houghton
Original Owner: Catharine Shay and Agnes McCormack
Proposed District: N/A

History and Analysis

These three-story wood frame tenements were constructed in 1889 at a cost of $3,000 each. The buildings retain their original entrances and stoops, but are missing their cornices and are clad in vinyl siding.[1]