The public halls and stairways of the building shall not be
obstructed or used for any purpose other than ingress to and
egress from the apartments in the building, and the fire towers
shall not be obstructed in any way.
Children shall not play in the public halls, courts, stairways,
fire towers or elevators and shall not be permitted on the roof
unless accompanied by a responsible adult.
No public hall above the ground floor of the building shall be
decorated or furnished by any Lessee in any manner without
the prior consent of all of the Lessees to whose apartments
such hall serves as a means of ingress and egress; in the event
of disagreement among such Lessees, the Board of Directors
No Lessee shall make or permit any disturbing noises in the
building or do or permit anything to be done therein which will
interfere with the rights, comfort or convenience of other
Lessees. No Lessee shall play upon or suffer to be played upon
any musical instrument or permit to be operated a phonograph
or a radio or television loud speaker in such Lessee's apartment
between the hours of eleven o'clock p.m. and the following
eight o'clock a.m. if the same shall disturb or annoy other
occupants of the building.. No construction or repair work or
other installation involving noise shall be conducted in any
apartment except on weekdays (not including legal holidays) and
only between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.
No article shall be placed in the halls or on the staircase
landings or fire towers, nor shall anything be hung or shaken
from the doors, windows, terraces or balconies or placed upon
the window sills of the building.
No awnings, window air-conditioning units or ventilators shall
be used in or about- the building except such as shall have been
expressly approved by the Lessor or the managing agent, nor
shall anything be projected out of any window of the building
without similar approval.
No sign, notice, advertisement or illumination shall be inscribed
or exposed on or at any window or other part of the building,
except such as shall have been approved in writing by the
Lessor or the managing Agent.
No velocipedes, bicycles, scooters or similar vehicles shall be
allowed in a passenger elevator and baby carriages and the
above-mentioned vehicles shall not be allowed to stand in the
public halls, passageways, areas or courts of the building.
Messengers and tradespeople shall use such means of ingress
and egress as shall be designated by the Lessor.
Garbage and refuse from the apartments shall be disposed of
only at such times and in such manner as the superintendent
or the managing agent of the building may direct.
Water closets and other water apparatus in the building shall
not be used for any purposes other than those for which they
were constructed, nor shall any sweepings, rubbish, rags or any
other article be thrown into the water closets. The cost of
repairing any damage resulting from misuse of any water closets
or other apparatus shall be paid for by the Lessee in whose
apartment it shall have been caused.
No Lessee shall send any employee of the Lessor out of the
building on any private business of a Lessee.
No, bird or animal shall be kept or harbored in the building
unless the same in each instance be expressly permitted in
writing by the Lessor; such permission shall be revocable by
the Lessor. In no event shall dogs. be permitted on elevators
or in any of the public portions of the building unless carried
or on leash. No pigeons or other birds or animals shall be fed
from the window sills, terraces, balconies or in the yard, court
spaces or other public portions of the building, or on the
sidewalks or street adjacent to the building.
No radio or television aerial shall be attached to or hung from
the exterior of the building without the prior written approval
of the Lessor or the managing agent.
No vehicle belonging to a Lessee or to a member of the family
or guest, subtenant or employee of a Lessee shall be parked
in such manner as to impede or prevent ready access to any
entrance of the building by another vehicle.
The Lessee shall use the available laundry facilities only upon
such days and during such hours as may be designated by the
Lessor or the managing agent.
The Lessor shall have the right from time to time to curtail
or relocate any space devoted to storage or laundry purposes.
Unless expressly authorized by the Board of Directors in each
case, the floors of each apartment must be covered with rugs
or carpeting or equally effective noise-reducing material, to
the extent of at least 80% of the floor area of each room
excepting only kitchens, pantries, bathrooms, maid's roams,
closets, and foyer.
No group or tour or exhibition of any apartment or its contents
shall be conducted, nor shall any auction sale be held in any
apartment without the consent of the Lessor or its managing agent.
The Lessee shall keep the windows of the apartment clean. In
case of refusal or neglect of the Lessee during 10 days after
notice in writing from the Lessor or the managing agent to
clean the. windows, such cleaning may be done by the Lessor,
which shall have the right, by its officers or authorized agents,
to enter the apartment for the purpose and to charge the cost
of such cleaning to the Lessee.
The passenger and service elevators, unless of automatic type
and intended for operation by a passenger, shall be operated
only by employees of the Lessor, and there shall be no
interference whatever with the same by Lessees or members
of their families or their guests, employees or subtenants.
Complaints regarding the service of the building shall be made
in writing to the managing agent of the Lessor.
Any consent or approval given under these House Rules by the
Lessor shall be revocable at any time.
If there be a garage in the building, the Lessee will abide by
all arrangements made by the Lessor with the garage operator
with regard to the garage and the driveways thereto.
The following rules shall be observed with respect to incinerator
All wet debris is to be securely wrapped or
bagged in small package size to fit easily into the hopper panel.
Debris should be completely drip-free before it
leaves the apartment, and carried to the incinerator closet in
a careful manner mid in a drip proof container; then placed
into the flue hopper so it will drop the flue for disposal.
No. bottles or cam shall be dropped down the
flue before 10:00 a.m. or after 5:00 p.m., but shall be left in
a neat manner in service area, if such items must be disposed
of before 10:00 a.m. or after 5:00 p.m.
Cartons, boxes, crates, sticks of wood or other
solid matter shall not be stuffed into hopper opening. Small
items of this nature may be left in a neat manner on the
incinerator closet floor. Bulky items should be left at service
elevator area between 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. and service
employee summoned to dispose of them by way of the service
Under no circumstances should carpet sweepings
containing naphthalene camphor balls or flakes, floor scrapings,
plastic wrappings or covers, oil soaked rags, empty paint or
aerosol cans or any other inflammable, explosive, highly
combustible substances or lighted cigarettes or cigar stubs be
thrown into the Incinerator flue.
Vacuum clean bags must never be emptied into
the flue. Such dust, dirt, etc., should be wrapped in a securely
tied bag or package and then be placed the hopper-door panel
The superintendent shall be notified of any
drippings, or moist refuse, appearing on incinerator closet floor
No Lessee shall install any plantings on the terrace, balcony
or roof without the prior written approval of the Lessor.
Plantings shall be contained in boxes of wood lined with metal
or other material impervious to dampness and standing on
Support at least two inches from the terrace, balcony or roof
surface, and if adjoining a wall, at least three inches from such
wall. Suitable weep holes shall be provided in the boxes to
draw off water. In special locations, such as a corner abutting
a parapet wall, plantings may be contained in masonry or hollow
tile walls which shall be at least three inches from the parapet
and flashing, with- the floor of drainage tiles and suitable weep
holes at the sides to draw off water. It shall be the
responsibility of the Lessee to maintain the containers in good
condition, -and the drainage tiles and -weep holes in operating
The agents of the Lessor, and any contractor or work-man
authorized by the Lessor, may enter any apartment at any
reasonable hour of the day for the purpose of inspecting such
apartment to ascertain whether measures are necessary or
desirable to control or exterminate any vermin, insects or other
pests and for the purpose of taking such measures as may be
necessary to control or exterminate any such vermin, insects
or other pests. If the Lessor takes measures to control or
exterminate carpet. beetles, the cost thereof shall be payable
by the Lessee, as additional rent.
These House Rules may be added to, amended or repealed at
any time by resolution of the Board of Directors of the Lessor.