Welcome to the Gateway Condominium at 2098 Frederick Douglass Boulevard! Move right in to this spacious two- bedroom, 2.5 bath condominium apartment, just three blocks from Central Park and two blocks from Morningside Park. This south-central Harlem neighborhood between 113th and 114th Street is one of the citys premiere locations for access to nature and greenspace.
You will enjoy your open kitchen and huge living room, ideal for entertaining and gracious living. Plenty of natural light greets you in this apartment, which has three exposures: South, East and North. The large master bedroom suite features three large windows, open views, ensuite bath and a walk-in closet. The kitchen includes a Jennair range, wine fridge, ample counter space and abundant storage. For convenience there is a stacked Bosch washer and dryer.
Adjacent to the living room is a balcony with open views that comfortably seats two. There is also an option to create a 3rd bedroom thanks to the generous-sized living room. The building features a 24-hour lobby concierge, gym, and a spacious roof deck (currently under renovation). Right outside your door is an expansive restaurant row with a wide variety of restaurants, and cafés, food shopping, including a year-round farmers market on Saturdays at 110th Street. Transportation options abound with the B, C, 2, 3 trains and M3, M4, buses to the East Side and Museum Mile, as well as the M7, M10, M116. To the west lies Morningside Heights, with Columbia University, Barnard College and five other institutions of higher learning, along with the spectacular Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
Theres also some fascinating history, art and architecture including a magnificent statue of Frederick Douglass at the nearby traffic circle, Washington and Lafayette (sculpted by Frederic Bartholdi of the Statue of Liberty fame), and around the corner from the condominium is the townhouse once occupied by Harry Houdini. The buildings owners enjoy a 421-A tax abatement which expires in 2032. The photographs with furniture are virtually staged. Both in-person and virtual showings are available.