Townhouse

The Last Gasp of 185 Bowery

Last modified February 26, 2010 at 11:02 am

In the short week since the netting went up, the century-old 185 Bowery has virtually disappeared from the block.  This is its last gasp before finally succumbing to the inevitable. Another hotel.  While walking past the once-proud townhouse yesterday afternoon, we caught a glimpse of the ground floor interior.  Or what remains of it.

Farewell to 185 Bowery

Last modified August 13, 2012 at 9:44 pm

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.