'White is the most wonderful color because within it you can see all the colors of the rainbow. The whiteness of white is never just white; it is almost always transformed by light and that which is changing; the sky, the clouds, the sun and the moon', Richard Meier
Live in the renowned Richard Meier's Building on Prospect Park a masterpiece on its own and one of the most desirable buildings in both Brooklyn and Manhattan. 1 Grand Army Plaza combines flawless design, unparalleled amenities and airy residences finished with high-end custom interiors.
The highly coveted Residence #11A is the best two bedroom you can find at 1GAP with spectacular open East-facing views overlooking Prospect Heights and Crown Heights. This high-floor home offers open concept with an enormous 27-foot long living room opening into its own 181 SF private terrace (full width of the living room) and framed by floor-to-ceiling windows. Wake up every day in this sun-lit space with sunrise views all the way to the horizon. Ideal split layout offers exceptional privacy for the master suite and the guest bedroom. Both bedrooms feature fully customized closet built ins. The master suite has a spacious spa-like bathroom featuring luxurious Thassos marble, radiant heated floors, Zuma jacuzzi tub, Dornbracht fixtures and a separate rainfall shower. On the other side of the living room, overlooking the storied Brooklyn skyline, is the second bedroom outfitted with beautiful built-ins and a hidden Murphy bed. Finally you have enough space for storing all your books and not only. The panoramic airy chef's kitchen, crafted in Meier's favorite palette, features Corian countertops, custom designed millwork, integrated Sub-Zero refrigerator and wine cooler, Gaggenau cooktop and oven, Miele dishwasher, wall pantry and abundant cabinets. Floor-to-ceiling windows combined with high ceilings create an illusion of floating in the air with sweeping views, while filling the space with sunlight all day long and providing for breathtaking sunrises and magic glow in the evening. The curtain wall window system is solar-efficient and exceptionally quiet. Additional features for the residence include multi-zoned AC system, Bosch washer / dryer and a huge living room closet.
Building amenities include full-time doorman, concierge, porters, on-site attended parking (additional), residents lounge, meeting room, billiards room, children's playroom, beautifully landscaped roof deck with grills and outdoor kitchen, and bike storage. Located on the border of Park Slope, Prospect Heights, and Crown Heights, there are many fabulous restaurants within just a few short blocks (Milk Bar, Lincoln Station, Faun, Vanderbilt, Katsuei, Olmstead, etc.) The neighborhood attractions include Brooklyn Museum, Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Library, and Prospect Park is right outside your front door.