This one of kind, very spacious and very bright studio is the only ALCOVE layout available in the building. There is great separation of space, featuring a large living and dining area. The sleeping area can easily be separated from the rest of the unit. There are great closets throughout. The ceilings can be raised to approximately 11FT which will make the unit feel more loft-like. (with board approval). Currently, they measure appx. 9-FT.The exposure is N and offers views of FIDI and good natural light. The kitchen and bath are in original condition and the floors are original parquet.Prewar construction guarantees a quiet environment. The building has a full-time concierge, live-in super, laundry room on every third floor, and shared common storage space (at no additional cost) for every unit. (case by case basis, not guaranteed). It is located in historic Hanover Square, which features the beautifully maintained British Memorial Garden, and is adjacent to the Stone Street restaurant row and near ALL subway lines, including the new Fulton Street Hub. One block from the East River and its walking path and esplanade. Proximity to the Seaport and all of its great restaurants and retail. The building is located near the Oculus, Westfield Mall and Brookfield Place, which feature Eataly, Le District, and many other high-end shopping venues. And, it is just a 5-minute walk from the new Whole Foods Market opening soon on Wall Street and Broadway. Pets are allowed! The building's newly renovated lobby reflects the cooperative's classic prewar aesthetic. A must see!