At long last, the highly anticipated "R" line at The Chelsea Mercantile is now available for rent. Apartment #9R is a true loft with grand rooms featuring 2,269 square feet with the largest windows, longest granite counter space, 9 feet, and a 39 foot entertaining area making this indeed a triple treat. One enters #9R through a gracious foyer flanked by a wall of closets. This in itself is most unusual in a loft. The proper living room is 38.5' X 21.4'. Entertain to your hearts delight while being the envy of all your friends as you whip up a fabulous meal ala Food Network Star all the while easily conversing with your guests. Whole Foods is your ground floor tenant so deliveries are a mere minute away. Afterwards, gather friends around the grand piano while overlooking the serenity of the fountain in the courtyard.
The master suite is 20' in length which allows for a king size bed, plentiful wall space for your artistic endeavors and a massive built-out walk-in closet. Your master bath is directly off the bedroom featuring a separate bath, and shower with a two sink vanity finished in limestone with terrific storage.
The 24.9'x 17'8 den or second bedroom also has access to the master Bath. This room has a home office complete with a built-in desk and bookcase.Off of the kitchen is a large utility room with its own washer and dryer, more storage and a second full bath.
The Chelsea Mercantile is undergoing a six million dollar lobby renovation which should be completed in the fall. In the interim you can still enjoy the 24 hour services of the doormen, concierge, a spectacular 10,000 square-foot roof deck with endless views, a children's playroom, a fully out-fitted gym, maid and dry cleaning services. The Mercantile was at the forefront of change in Chelsea and remains so to this day. You are moments away from The Chelsea Piers, a thriving art gallery district and fantastic restaurants.