Perfect Live-work 244 West 12th Street is a beautiful red brick townhouse located on a tree-lined, cobblestone street on one of the best blocks and in the heart of West Village. Just steps away from the best restaurants, shopping stores and entertainment. This townhouse is just around the corner from Equinox fitness. Built in 1854, this 5-levels single-family townhouse is on quiet, cobble stone street lined street in the heart of West Village.
From the stoop, one enters the parlor floor, which boasts almost 13-foot ceilings in a generously sized living room, with a separate sitting, dining and kitchen area that opens onto a terrace overlooking a tranquil South facing green garden. Over 40-foot plus long the parlor has 2 working fireplaces with original marble mantles and the original floor. The kitchen is perfectly integrated with the living space and is conveniently located for in-door and outdoor entertaining.
On the second floor is the master bedroom with its large walk-in closet and its own private terrace overlooking the garden. The en-suite bathroom has a skylight, steam shower and Jacuzzi.
On the same floor there is a library, overlooking tree-lined Street.
Both spaces on this floor have working fireplaces.
The top floor is comprised of a spacious, sun-filled Art-Studio with 15-foot ceilings, an office with a fireplace and a meditation room, all with skylights. The garden level with its own private entrance from the street has two additional Bedrooms, one with a fireplace and another with a terrace, which leads to the garden. There is a newly renovated bathroom, shared media room or children play room. The lower floor has a forth Bedroom or hangout space with en-suite Bathroom, along with ample storage space and a laundry area.
There are six fireplaces (4 working and 2 decorative), approximately 905 sf of outdoor space, including 3 terraces and garden and all original hardwood floors throughout.
The premier neighborhood is complimenting this wonderful townhouse living: Caf Cluny, Magnolia bakery, Tea & Sympathy, Wild flowers, Butcher's Daughter are just few among favorite places of the residents of West Village. Farmers markets come to Abington Sq. Park and Union Sq. Park a few times a week. The Hudson River promenade, cycle path, tennis, basketball, Citi bike dock (one block away) for those who love the active life style. Jazz places, music venues, the nightlife and all the entertainment that the village has to offer you, yet the house and the back yard are quiet. Meat Market, Whitney museum, Highline and the boutiques of Bleecker Street, all are walking distance from 244 West 12th.
A,C,E,F,M,1,2,3 subway lines are close by.