RARELY AVAILABLE! This LOFT has it all ! 18′ high ceilings, 15′ tall windows that overlook Bryant Park, original 5′ tall x 8′ wide Marble Fireplace. Original millwork has been preserved and left in place. The wide open space is currently 800sf, plus the ability to build a legal additional 400sf mezzanine. The beautiful Beaux-Arts building has an impressive and elegant lobby with a full time doorman, live in superintendent and a porter staff. The apartment was once the Library of the prestigious Engineers Club. Built by Andrew Carnegie in 1907. It became the to go club for those not only in the scientific arts but also an assortment of free thinkers in the literary and visual arts with members like Thomas Edison, Mark Twain, Nicola Testa and President Herbert Hoover.
When your guests exit the elevator on your floor, they will enter a spectacular semi private landing with 20′ high ceilings, this landing serves only one other tenant. The electric in the apt. has been upgraded to handle HVAC. Plumbing has been brought to the logical place for kitchen and bathroom. The one common wall has been insulated and finished with QuietRock professional soundproofing Sheetrock (floor to ceiling 18′). Entire apt has been brought down to bricks, so no surprises.
One Block to Whole Foods, One Block to Every Possible Train or Subway, 50 Feet to 5th Avenue, High Line, SoHo, Theatre District and Lincoln Center. All Just Minutes Away!