Run, dont walk to see this spacious, light-filled 3 bedroom family home in the highly coveted "Castle Village a pre-war, 5 building complex perched on a 200 foot high bluff overlooking the Hudson River and one of Hudson Heights best kept secrets!
This mint condition home has been fully renovated, sparing no detail, while retaining its prewar character with herringbone oak floors, high ceilings, spacious closets and Art Deco touches like original Bakelite door hardware. Embellishing this gem are new ceiling and base board moldings, custom radiator covers, recessed lighting and smooth, skim-coated walls. Three exposures, eastern northern and western deliver sun throughout the day.
On entry, a gracious dining area leads to a spacious living room with panoramic views of the Hudson River and the Palisades.
A separate wing contains two large bedrooms, the master large enough for a queen-sized bed and a home office area. Two sunny, windowed bathrooms, one en-suite, are updated with custom glass doors, Villeroy & Boch tiles and Kohl faucets. A third room, off the kitchen, is used as a breakfast room but can serve as an office, den or bedroom.
The sunny, windowed kitchen has artfully lit cabinets, a pantry, generous cabinet space, a Kitchen Aid dishwasher, Jenn Air stove and LG French Door refrigerator.
There are 6 closets, one a deep, walk-in double closet (converted from two closets) that is outfitted with California Closet hardware. All of the closets have custom shelving, affording maximum storage, and automatic lights.
And the monthly maintenance includes high-speed Wi-Fi.
The Complex A full service, pet friendly cooperative, Castle Village, designed in 1939 by award winning architect George Pelham Jr., it offers a host of amenities including doorman service, a live-in superintendent, a full staff of porters & handymen, 24-hour security, on-site property
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SPACE, RIVER VIEWS, MOVE-IN CONDITION, PRE-WAR CHARM, all a 20-minute A train ride from midtown, what more could you ask for? Well, the piece de resistance here is the PRIVATE, 7.5 ACRES OF LUSH, LANDSCAPED GARDENS AND WALKWAYS with an open lawn for picnics, playing ball as well as garden plots, a community herb garden and even an annual camping night! And its walking distance from PS 187 (K-8 grade), Ft. Tryon Park, Cloisters Museum, Riverside Park and the Little Red Lighthouse.