Artist-Inspired Loft close to Central Park.
This dynamic, recently renovated hybrid loft/one bedroom boasts 12 ft ceilings, a super-efficient chef's kitchen, large east-facing windows, gallery walls, and exceptional storage. The mezzanine sleeping area offers an eagle's eye view over the living space. Built-in library/display shelves, pre-war architectural details, a walk-in closet plus separate storage loft and double-size coat closet showcase thoughtful design.
The kitchen has quartz counters, stainless steel appliances, and wrap-around seating for two. The bathroom features marble tile, slate floors and a zero-step entry into the large shower. For added convenience, there is a laundry room on the same floor. Long-time building residents update their apartments regularly. The seller is staying in the building.
The limestone and terra cotta Renaissance Revival Park and Tilford was constructed in 1892 as a luxury department store by the renowned architects McKim, Mead, and White. The landmarked building is centrally located at the corner of Columbus Avenue and 72nd Street, one block from Central Park and the legendary Dakota. It has fantastic access to Bethesda Fountain, the Great Lawn, the Naumburg Bandshell, Lincoln Center, Riverside Park, the Museum of Natural History, New York Historical Society, and the east side. It is also one block from the 1/2/3 subway lines and the B/C trains. Columbus Avenue boutiques, terrific restaurants, great gyms, Citarella, Trader Joes, Van Leeuwen Ice Cream, Magnolia Bakery, Kee's Chocolates, and Zabars are located within a few blocks, as well as the Sunday Greenmarket and the Grand Bazaar.
Pied-a-terres, gifting, co-purchasing, pets, and washer/dryers are allowed with board approval.