Swedenborgian church. Land bought by James Chesterman in 1850 and deeded to the Church following his death in 1854; church built 1858 in the Renaissance revival style. The front of the building was expanded in 1866. Architects: Charles D. Gambrill and George B. Post. The original front entrance moved to the side as part of renovations done in 1901 by York and Sawyer.
Murray Hill Historic District (New York, N.Y.)
Previously known as:
Murray Hill Neighborhood (New York, N.Y.)
New Church (New York, NY)
New Jerusalem Church.
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