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2018-05-14 12:00:002018-05-14 13:00:00America/New_YorkBuilding of the Day: Wythe HotelThe Center for Architecture will host an Archtober Building
Wythe Hotel 80 Wythe Avenue Brooklyn NY 11249
May 14, 2018
The Center for Architecture will host an Archtober Building of the Day preview across the five boroughs from May 14-18 celebrating New York City old and new. Today, tour the Wythe Hotel by Morris Adjmi.
To convert this turn-of-the century cooperage in Williamsburg, Brooklyn into a 72-room boutique hotel, the original brick-and-timber building was sensitively renovated and expanded with an airy glass addition designed as a counterpoint to the original structure. Contemporary building codes required the removal of an entire 20-foot bay from the industrial artifact. In its place a glass window-wall—modeled after the original factory windows—extends up the facade to wrap the three-story addition, where a popular rooftop bar and terrace offer panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline.
Architect: Morris Adjmi Architects
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