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Type  Class A office space
Completed  1986
Roof  653 ft (199 m)
Height  199 m
Opened  1986
Construction started  1984
Location  New York City
Owner  Boston Properties
Floor count  50
Floors  50
Cost  300 million USD
Architect  Edward Larrabee Barnes
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Similar  Citibank Building, 712 5th Avenue, 919 3rd Avenue, 345 Park Avenue, Citigroup Center

599 Lexington Avenue is a 653ft (199m) tall, 50-story skyscraper in New York City, New York designed by Edward Larrabee Barnes. It was the first building constructed by Mortimer Zuckerman and his company Boston Properties in New York City. The site was acquired for $84 million in 1984, and completed in 1986.


Map of 599 Lexington Avenue, 599 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10022, USA

It is one of the 67th tallest buildings in New York City (tied with the two towers of River Place). The lobby contains Frank Stella's Salto nel Mio Sacco. The property also contains an entry to the Lexington Avenue – 53rd Street subway station (4 6 <6> E M trains).

The building is notable for being completed without an anchor tenant.


  • K&L Gates
  • Cogent Partners
  • Cornerstone Research
  • Cowen Group
  • Istithmar World
  • Shearman & Sterling
  • Reed Smith
  • Huron Consulting Group
  • References

    599 Lexington Avenue Wikipedia

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