A Dream on Greene
20 Greene Street whispers spectacular from the moment you step from your key locked elevator and enter this sprawling 2-bedroom mansion in the sky. This unique and magical duplex penthouse condo features abundant green on Greene Street, and the extraordinary opportunity to dwell in a remarkable home with both stunning interiors and noteworthy exteriors. Set in the heart of Manhattans fabled SoHo landmarked historic district, its lucky occupants are free to meander between four private outdoor oases on two floors encompassing 2,000 square feet (185 square meters) of greenery and luminescence, located in an exclusive cast iron building from 1915, gut renovated for the twenty-first century. The lavish interior includes 4,189 square feet (390 square meters) of inimitable living space.
Enter this luxurious sun-drenched loft-like home with its expansive 14-foot ceilings and you will immediately be captivated by space and warmth and astonished by the quality of the carefully curated materials and the exquisite finishes. The present owner brought the unit down to the studs and completely renovated the entire penthouse, employing only the finest materials with the help of Kara Mann Design. Walk across the rich wide plank dark hickory floors to warm yourself at the oversize wood-burning fireplace, the focal point of the 25X47 (7.6 meter X 14.3 meter) living room. A talented local artisan was commissioned to create a customized aged steel mantle, lending a modern touch to this classic and increasingly rare feature.
Not a single detail was left unfinished, from the custom-designed casement doors and windows, to the quality hardware crafted by Nanz. The entire loft is controlled by the Crestron Home Automation system, in addition to offering a surround-sound speaker system, central air conditioning and heating, and prized Lutron lighting.
The newly renovated kitchen is a perfect melange of modern-meeting-classic. The white Boffi finishes are accented by a sophisticated yet edgy Christian Astuguevieille center island, and home chefs will love the dark hued AGA stove, adding a cool industrial feel to the sleek kitchen while embracing the history of the condos SoHo locale.
A striking custom curved staircase has been installed to take you from the penthouses breathtakingly stylish entertaining floor to the unquestionably elegant second level. The master suite faces east with spectacular views over an expansive blue stone patio incorporating a most useful outdoor gas fireplace. This spacious master expands into a private sitting room with a second, more intimate but equally home enhancing, wood-burning fireplace. The en-suite master bath features posh white and black marble finishes with rich deep brass lining the medicine cabinets crafted by Urban Archeology. The master bath also features Jean de Merry vanities, and LeFroy Brooks plumbing fittings. The second floor also includes a home office, a separate exercise room, and three terraces in total. The space may also be readily reconfigured for additional bedrooms.
This extraordinary picture perfect penthouse is topped off with a private rooftop that offers 360 degree views of Manhattan and includes an outdoor gourmet kitchen to serve for every occasion, with a built-in gas barbecue, pergola, and storage, and the New York City skyline as the backdrop for the twinkling Manhattan of your dreams.
20 Greene Street is an authentic seven- story elevator Landmarked Cast Iron Building located in the midst of SoHos most fascinating high street, with a highly ornamental cast iron facade and a new lobby, within the fabled Cast Iron Historic District.
This is a unique opportunity, a chance to inhabit the most magical penthouse in SoHo, a special property that can serve as your dream home or your desired glamorous getaway. And low monthlies make this a great investment.
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