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Located at the western edge of Midtown Manhattan, the mixed use development, Mercedes House, occupies three quarters of a block on the 11th Avenu… Read More
Located at the western edge of Midtown Manhattan, the mixed use development, Mercedes House, occupies three quarters of a block on the 11th Avenue between the 53 and 54. The project shifts diagonally across the site in a unique orientation to the Manhattan grid, reducing the building’s mass adjacent to the neighboring buildings. The building fills a void in the urban fabric by integrating multiple commercial uses at the base and providing needed housing in the 27 floors above. The rest of the program includes a Mercedes Benz showroom, a horse stable for the NYPD Mounted Police, a neighborhood market and a health club. Read Less
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MERCEDES HOUSE
New York, NY. 2006 (2011)

Located at the western edgeof Midtown Manhattan, the mixed use development, Mercedes House, occupies threequarters of a block on the 11 th Avenue between the 53 and 54. The project shifts diagonally across thesite in a unique orientation to the Manhattan grid, reducing the building’smass adjacent to the neighboring buildings. The building fills a voidin the urban fabric by integrating multiple commercial uses at the base andproviding needed housing in the 27 floors above. The rest of the programincludes a Mercedes Benz showroom, a horse stable for the NYPD Mounted Police,a neighborhood market and a health club.
Rendering courtesy of TEN Arquitectos
Rendering courtesy of TEN Arquitectos
Photographer: Alexander Severin
Photographer: Alexander Severin
Photographer: Alexander Severin