What a lovely perch at The Master Apartments! Eight window panes offer incredible light from this North East Corner studio with incredible closet and storage space! Casement windows offer wonderful breezes and open City views. The square shaped living area also has a built in murphy bed with excellent shelving, and there is plenty of room for dining table and work from home. The classic black and white tiled bath has pedestal sink, mirrored medicine cabinet and deep soaking tub. Two large and deep closets offer plenty of storage. Kitchenette is serviceable but for full time living can be expanded. Bring some ideas and with a little TLC this wonderful space will make a great home, pied a terre or first time purchase in New York City.
The Master Apartments is a Full Service Landmarked, Art Deco cooperative that allows pets and pied a terres (with board approval). After full time residency for a year, owners can sublet for four out of six years. There is a large, modern laundry room, bike storage, Concierge, Doormen, Full Time Resident Manager, and high speed elevators. The maintenance is super low -- $588, plus capital contribution $29, and currently electric is $3.25. Designed by prolific Art Deco architect Harvey Wiley Corbett in 1929, the Master Apartments began as a personal museum for a renowned Russian artist and philosopher Nicholas Roerich. The grand lobby still maintains its artistic flair, hosting exhibits of local artists. This stately cooperative remains the tallest building on Riverside Drive, was the first to offer corner windows and was added to the National Register of Historic Paces in 2016. Located at Northwest corner of 103rd Street and Riverside Drive, the park beckons, as well as nearby stores, restaurants, transportation and Columbia University. Located just two and a half blocks to the 1/3 train, the area is chock full of great eateries and food stores including Absolute Bagels, Caf du Soleil, Ollie's Noodle Shop, Bosino, Flor de Mayo, Calle Ocho, Sal and Carmine, Serafina, Osteria 106, Garden of Eden, Westside Market, H Mart and many more.