by Vanessa Londono

Full demolition permits have been filed for 27 West 136th Street in Harlem, 

Manhattan. According to the recent filing, the interior site is owned by 

NYC Health + Hospitals and part of the six-building Harlem Hospital complex.

The one - story structure with a 19-foot-long lot frontage is a fraction of a

combined 220,926 square feet that encompasses the entire block.

Demolitionpermits were also filed for the adjacent 22 West 137th Street

and 21 West 136th Street in January 2020. Details have not been released

on what NYC-Health plans are for thr neigborhood lots.

27 West  136th Street is located between Lenox Avenue and Fifth Ave. just 

a five-mintue walk from the 135th Street subway station, serviced by the

2 and 3 trains.