Farewell to 185 Bowery

Posted on: February 18th, 2010 at 6:24 am by

Hold onto your hats, folks, because the wrecking ball is coming to the corner of Bowery and Delancey very, very soon.  Over a month after new scaffolding was erected at 185 Bowery, it appears that this century-old townhouse will be the first of the four structures to fall.

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In the last few days, the standard mess of ironwork and netting was attached to the exterior of 185 Bowery.  It’s the last we will ever see of this neighborhood relic.  Farewell.

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After 185-191 Bowery is finally cleared to rubble, a new 110 square-foot, 224-room boutique hotel will allegedly rise from the dust.  Thanks, Brack Capital.

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