MLS® ID: OLRS-1361561
42 East 12th Street, Ph
Manhattan, New York, 10003 $3,500,000
**Note: this purchase includes a significant share of the buildings street level retail space. And in two years the income share for the owner is anticipated to eliminate the common charges for the penthouse almost entirely.**
Step off the keyed elevator into this open sun-flooded gut renovated and well appointed floor-through Greenwich Village penthouse. A warm home marked by soaring ceilings, grand proportions, oversized windows, custom built-in millwork, and two new massive skylights. Fantastic architectural details were preserved and gentle custom finishes were carefully placed throughout this two bedroom two bath loft.
An oversized new copper edged skylight draws you into a Chef's Entertaining Kitchen with an oversized dining island with seating for 9, which houses a wine refrigerator, an additional reach-in beverage refrigerator, and ample storage. The Kitchen includes a vented range, three refrigerators and a large walk-in storage pantry closet. Family dinners and dinner parties can happen around the island but the loft design also allocates a large adjacent dining area for a large formal table.
The open double Great Room with carefully polished exposed brick and important decorative steal columns are balanced by soft custom wood accents and practical built-ins, a framed dropped ceiling with accent lighting, and a long built-in window seat that runs the length of the oversized arched windows that overlook quaint 12th Street.
A separate Professional Home-Office Suite is tucked away off the Great Room. It includes two handsome custom built-in desks, printing station, supply cabinetry, and ample bookshelves for storage.
The Penthouse Master Suite benefits from the lofts high elevation with exceptional light from the South facing oversized picture windows and the home's second oversized skylight. The Master Suite includes two large walk-in custom fit closets. And an en suite Master Bath includes a large double vanity, ample storage, and an oversized shower.
The deep Second Bedroom suite includes a built-in bookshelf and retractable custom smart desk, as well as, a large double height custom fit clothes closet. The depth of the room allows for placement of bed set and separate lounge or work space. This bedroom creates its own bath.
This home is completed with a separate laundry room in the apartment, two central air condition zones, large common roof terrace one flight above, and a large private basement storage room.