This Nondescript NYC Mechanic's Shop Has an Unbelievable Past Life

In New York City, buildings are changing hands all the time—and nothing really lasts forever. The legendary music venue CBGB? Well, it's now a John Varvatos store. And this grimy mechanic's shop at the northern end of Manhattan? It was once the entryway to a beautiful 19th century estate. »6/04/13 7:54pm6/04/13 7:54pm