7A is a high floor, pre-war convertible 2-bedroom loft featuring 11-foot barrel vaulted ceilings, approximately 1,200 square feet of living space, original columns, one-bedroom plus library/den and one oversized bathroom. This authentic loft, originally built in 1906, has been since restored and reimagined to showcase charm and character fused with contemporary appeal.
Enter the home and you are instantly greeted by 35 feet of massive, north facing windows with open views over west 18th street. The living room is open and airy yet it captures the intimacy of a formal entertaining space. The room can easily accommodate dining for ten, as well as generous areas for a large sofa paired with club chairs. It features a wall of built in bookcases and shelving for art. In the rear of the loft is the impressive 16’ x 15’ cook's kitchen. A floor-to-ceiling pantry provides abundant storage, with built-in bar, library, and custom cabinetry. Beautiful open shelving, is set off with Carrara marble countertops, backsplash and a large central island with additional prep space and breakfast bar seating. Top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances from Sub-Zero, Fisher & Pakel and Bosch complete the kitchen space.
The master bedroom easily accommodates a king size bed and features the home’s signature pre-war barrel vaulted ceilings with custom glazed transom millwork. The library/den has generous storage and a custom millwork wall and the sliding panels open, allowing natural light to stream in. The bathroom is clad in oversized ceramic subway tiles, and is outfitted with a custom double vanity, chic sconce lighting and marble mosaic floors leading into the walk-in shower with adjacent deep soaking tub. Additional features of this unique property include in unit washer/dryer, a massive, outfitted walk-in closet, an additional coat closet and dark-stained oak floors.
The Helmuth building is a boutique, 26-unit loft cooperative originally built as a factory for printing ink. It features an elegantly renovated lobby, newly renovated hallways, onsite super, private storage and two elevators.