832 – 836 Bushwick Avenue

832 – 836 Bushwick Avenue

Between Kosciuszko Street and Kossuth Place
Block 3252, Lots 27, 28, 29

832 – 836 Bushwick Avenue, Photo: Laurel Albrecht, 2011

Year Built: 1877
Building Type: Row House
Architect: Unknown
Builder: Unknown
Original Owner: Unknown
Proposed District: N/A

History and Analysis

According to historic maps and documents from the Brooklyn Department of Buildlings, these three houses were built in 1877 and pre-date the larger tenements that occupy the rest of this block along Bushwick Avenue. All three houses have undergone alternations. 836 and 834 Bushwick Avenue have bump out additions on the first floor entrances and 832 Bushwick Avenue no longer has its original cornice and vinyl siding was installed. The addition on 834 was constructed in 1922 and the addition on 836 was designed by Max Cohn in 1928.

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