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Jackson Heights. Greystones 1

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Hidden : 7/4/2016
Difficulty:
1.5 out of 5
Terrain:
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

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Enjoy a look at history.  The first Garden Apartments, and some of the tallest residential buildings in Queens in 1917

This is a small magnetic nano on a fence. Be careful not to drop it.


THE GREYSTONES

George H. Wells, 1918


Originally named “The Garden Apartments,” The Greystones was the first garden-apartment complex in Jackson Heights. Possibly the first "Garden Apartments" of all time. These 14 T-shape buildings are each five stories. They are Neo-Tudor in style and are gray brick with stone basements and keyed stone window trims. The complex features both front and rear landscaped gardens

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A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
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N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



 

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