"I rent a place on Cornelia Street"
Yes, this is the house that the song built. Famous as one-time home of superstar Taylor Swift, built in 1870 as a carriage house and transformed into a spectacular home with a modernist flair with a celebrity tested, drive-right-in garage and pool, nestled in the heart of the West Village.
This 21' wide townhouse with a classic brick facade has 4 bedrooms, 5 full baths and 2 half baths with dramatic double heights ceilings, 3 gas fireplaces, and beautiful hardwood floors throughout. Drive right in, open a side door, and walk right into the guest suite on the first floor.
Below, is the pool level with soaring 27' ceilings, Basalt stone tile floor and lounge area. The pool itself measures approximately 30' by 15' and 5.5' deep. Behind the pool, you and your many guests can longue in front of the gas fireplace and open the doors out to an exterior patio.
The second floor opens into a spacious living room with beamed ceilings, blond parquet Russian Ipe wood floors, leaded glass windows and a wood-burning fireplace with a marble hearth. The kitchen with Wolf range, Subzero refrigerator and wine fridge, a Fisher & Paykal double drawer dishwasher and granite counter tops opens into the dining area with floor-to-ceiling casement windows open onto tranquil West village backyard views. To the front you'll a bedroom/home office with a full bath facing onto beautiful Cornelia Street.
The third-floor features 2 bedroom suites, each with their own private terrace. One with en-suite bath and walk-in closet and custom floor-to-ceiling casement windows and French doors that open to a terrace overlooking Cornelia Street. Down the hall, the grand primary bedroom features high ceilings, a walk-in closet and dramatic marble bath with glass enclosed shower with skylight. The gracious terrace boasts its own outdoor lounge with gas fireplace.
To top off this beautiful home, head upstairs to the rooftop terrace with gabled roof structure and enjoy open views of downtown. Located in the heart of the Village, with the City's best restaurants, shopping and transportation.
Currently the New York home and showroom of the Italian furniture firm Zanotta.