165 Mercer Street

NYC Landmark on Mercer


An 1870 historic NYC landmark building in SoHo, 165 Mercer was originally a cast iron story building. It was converted to a parking garage in the 1920s. In 2016, the Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the redesign and construction to a retail/office space. 


Historical Windows of New York collaborated with the design and construction team to custom design and install the new windows and entry system to match historically accurate profiles in mahogany. The weight and chain wood hung magnum windows are manufactured by Parrett Windows. 

Windows: Parrett Windows and Doors

Window Type: weight and chain wood hung magnum windows

Architect: FLAnk

Contractor: Ryder Construction

55 Mercer Street

SoHo Cast-Iron Landmark


55 Mercer Street is a 17,000 sq foot building situated in the SoHo cast-iron Landmark District. 55 Mercer Street was originally built from old timber framing, brick exterior bearing walls and cast iron facade. The landmarked building was constructed circa 1900’s and contains five existing stories above the ground and a new penthouse addition with grand terraces on the roof.

Historical Windows provided a beautiful installation of wood double hung with weight & chain operation, along with a custom storefront consisting of doors and fixed sidelines to perfectly match the existing opening. Parrett custom windows, with a New York City Landmark approved color, along with a radius handrail style brickmould.


Windows: Parrett Windows and Doors

Window Type: Wood double hung with weight & chain