Unit 16D is a fabulous, high-floor, charming studio in a well-maintained pre-war building. The horizontal-configured apartment faces East with open sky views and a piece of the iconic Ansonia. There are 6 windows that go the length of the apartment, making this a bright and welcoming home. The wall of windows consist of: 2 in the kitchen, 2 in the living room, 1 a large dressing area and 1 in the bathroom.
Dressing Area: There is plenty of closet space and storage including two fitted walk-ins that are adjacent to the dressing area and bathroom. Currently there is a dresser in there as well.
Kitchen: There are glass shelves that run the length of the kitchen that allow light in while also giving you the ability to show off your favorite items, keep your plants alive or have access to your beautiful stemware. There is a great nook that currently holds an armoire, but you can definitely get creative with the space. There is a service entrance off the kitchen and a counter with stools for your morning coffee. The kitchen also has a ton of cabinets and a pantry for storage.
Bathroom: Vintage-like mint green tile with a full-size tub and sink with cabinet and drawers below.
Additional Unit Details: The unit has beautiful molding throughout and with inset shelves on the either side of the top of the living room directly below the ceiling, which show off the current owner's collections from her extensive travels. There is a coat closet in the entry foyer and the foyer makes you feel as if you are walking down a small hallway into the unit. The ceilings are 9' high giving the unit a lofty feel. There are hardwood floors throughout. The apartment can be re-configured to accommodate your needs, but as it is right now, it is fabulous. Otherwise, just bring your architect and make it your own. There are only 4 units on the floor.
Building Details: 269 West 72nd Street is a pre-war, elevator building. has a resident superintendent who maintains the building with pride and accepts packages. In the lower level, there is a laundry room, bike room and the unit has private storage for a nominal monthly fee. The building is pet-friendly and allows Pied-a-terres, co-purchasing and there is sublet policy after 2 years of occupancy, all subject to board approval. Washer/Dryers are not allowed.
Location: This well-located building is located between Riverside Park and Central Park. The neighborhood has all the local conveniences one can possibly need from fabulous food markets like Trader Joe's, Fairway, Citarella and the one and only Zabars. Charming local restaurants, great shopping and the JCC, Equinox Fitness and Soul Cycle are all within a stone's throw away. The subway is an express stop, and all other means of transportation are all nearby.
This unit is a must see. 24 hour notice requested and only afternoon showings. No open houses but happy to coordinate appointments.