| Housing cooperative|
| 625 Park Avenue, Lenox Hill, Upper East Side, Manhattan, New York City, U.S.|
James Edwin Ruthven Carpenter, Jr.
740 Park Avenue, 79th Street, 72nd Street
625 Park Avenue is a co-op residential building on Manhattan's Upper East Side at the intersection of 65th street and Park Avenue. It is noted for its spacious residences and well-known residents.
The building at 625 Park Avenue was designed by Park Avenue architect James Edwin Ruthven Carpenter, Jr. often referred to by the initialism "J.E.R. Carpenter". Carpenter has many designs on the avenue and together with Rosario Candela is considered among its primary influencers. 625 Park Avenue was developed in 1929 by builder Louis Kauffman, who would later occupy an apartment in the building. The building is 13 storeys tall and houses a total of 32 units.Leon Hess – founder and President of Hess Oil and on-time owner of the New York Jets.
Sy Syms – founder and owner of Syms Corporation discount clothing retailer and benefactor of Yeshiva University's Syms School of Business.
Joesph V. McKee – Politician, New York City mayor for three months in 1932.
David Simon – Son of Mel Simon and current CEO of Simon Malls.
Princess Ashraf of Iran – twin sister of the deposed Shah.
625 Park Avenue Wikipedia