Live on a cloud
Step into this full-floor tower apartment from your private elevator landing and what you first see is the sky and city skylines from your oversized six by four-foot plate glass operable windows. You are surrounded by distant views on all four sides, with beautiful Washington Square Park below. You literally feel like you are on a cloud.
This gorgeous apartment occupies the entire 25th floor of the iconic One Fifth Avenue, a stunning prewar Art Deco building, built in 1929 and known in the AIA Guide to New York City as, “A stepped-back pinnacle of cool brown brick that has been a visual landmark on lower Fifth Avenue and Washington Square Park since it was built.” This full-service cooperative is known for its sterling service and discrete elegance, and is home to many well known names in entertainment and business.
The loft-like apartment boasts an open 64’ long entertaining area of living room, dining room and kitchen on the west side of the unit where the owners have hosted storied parties. The north and south sides are each equally impressive at 50’ in length. Surrounded on the South, West and North by 11 huge windows, it boasts huge space, huge views, and amazing light. Exquisite finishings include high-beamed ceilings, Venetian plaster on all walls, as well as concrete and hardwood strip floors. They all combine beautifully to set the tone for this dramatic home.
Two split bedrooms offer the ultimate in privacy. One located at the southern end with south and east views, and the other located at the northern end with north and east views. And yes, both bedrooms have amazing distant views as well from oversized windows even in both ensuite bathrooms as well. The master bath has a huge windowed steam shower as well as dual vanities and poured concrete floors. The master also boasts a walk in closet, several other closets, as well as built in dressers.
The kitchen has a service side as well as an open side and features all stainless steel, custom cabinetry with dual sinks, a Gaggenau stove and oven, subzero refrigerator, and Miele dishwasher. The open side was specially designed for entertaining at large parties and offers a tremendous amount of counter space.
But those views….to the south from Washington Square Park to the World Trade Center to the East River bridges...To the West and all of the West Village, the Hudson River and into the hills of New Jersey and its amazing sunsets...To the North, The Empire State Building, The Citicorp building, The Chrysler building, the Pam Am/ MetLife building, and off to Hudson Yards... And to the east, the East Village and Brooklyn in the distance.
This is truly a rare opportunity to own a dazzling one-of-a-kind apartment in one of the most sought after buildings in New York. Schedule a viewing to see it today.
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One Fifth Avenue
27 floors | 198 units | Cooperative | Built 1927
One Fifth Avenue is a landmarked co-op building, designed by the acclaimed architect Harvey Wiley Corbett. Corbett was noted for his focus and advocacy for tall buildings and his devotion to modernism in architecture. This prestigious building was built in the Art Deco style and is well known for its stunning, two-story lobby.
This must-see address includes 24-hour doormen service, central laundry, and is steps away from the beautifully refurbished Washington Square Park, as well as all of the fine dining and diverse shopping options of central Greenwich Village.
Community District: 102 | City Council District: 1
Police Precinct: 6 | School District: 2
Long known as New York's Bohemian capital, Greenwich Village has packed a cultural punch well past its physical size. The neighborhood is a longtime artists' haven, the birthplace of the modern LGBT movement, and the epicenter of the Beat movement, the 60's countercultural movement, as well as the heart of the American Jazz and Folk music scenes.
Beyond its historical significance, it's also a highly sought-after neighborhood in which to live. The Village has incredibly diverse food, music, and shopping scenes with some of the best restaurants in the city. And with its narrow streets, lower-scale architecture, Washington Square Park, as well as charming small parks and playgrounds on tucked away streets, it's one of the best "walking" areas and one of the highest quality of living neighborhoods in New York. After living here, you'll know why it really does take a Village.
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