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'Alien Spaceship' at 509 Myrtle Ave.

What's that on top of the rowhouse at 509 Myrtle Ave. in Clinton Hill? Photo by Rob Abruzzese

 

Eye On Real Estate

Brooklyn Daily Eagle

This picture is not Photoshopped.

The red-brick rowhouse down below and the concrete cube up above really are part of one and the same apartment building. Curbed.com writer Jeremiah Budin nominated this Clinton Hill curiosity with its mismatched top and bottom for our Ugliest Buildings contest.

Nataliya Donskoy, the architect who designed it, is a “disciple” of Robert Scarano's, noted Brownstoner.com in a posting with a boatload of mockery in its comment section.

“Somebody call Will Smith, there's an alien spaceship hovering over Clinton Hill,” commenter Boredom Hill wrote.

What do you think? Add your comments.

March 19, 2014 - 11:00am


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