Welcome to 13 East 16th Street apartment 8R - Located just a half block away from Union Square this glamorous penthouse loft features a massive private roof terrace, 12 foot barrel vaulted ceilings, a wood burning fireplace, large windows, custom millwork, and central air conditioning.The entry foyer opens onto a large wall where you can display your finest art and features custom lighting and gorgeous architectural details. The modern chef's kitchen features stainless steel appliances, absolute granite counter tops, and center island with abundant cabinet and counter space. Open and adjacent to the kitchen is a dining area, sunlit by a huge greenhouse skylight. The large living area is complete with wood burning fireplace, and custom lighting throughout which makes this a wonderful space for entertaining or relaxing. The guest bedroom has a Murphy bed, and can also be used as a home office. Also included on this floor are a full bath, washer/dryer, and an abundance of fitted closets and storage. Upstairs at the penthouse level is the Master bedroom with en-suite bathroom and stall shower. Boasting 3 exposures, with floor to ceiling windows, and glass sliding doors leading to your private patio, this is a sanctuary from the hustle and bustle of the city.Situated on East 16th Street, this Flatiron penthouse loft is just a half block to Union Square, Whole Foods, and Trader Joe's. Among the notable eateries are ABC Kitchen, Blue Water Grill, and the Coffee Shop Restaurant, as well as many other restaurants, bars, galleries, and shopping that have made the neighborhood one of the most desirable in the city. Well served by transportation, the apartment sits just off the entrance to Union Square, and a short walk to the Village, SoHo, Gramercy and Flatiron. On a beautiful block, centrally located in prime Flatiron between 5th Avenue and Union Square West, this loft space was originally a Millinery Shop/Factory. Life at 13 East 16th Street #8R offers a unique opportunity to have a truly special home in in one of the most desirable, and charming neighborhoods in New York City.