MOTIVATED SELLER! A dramatic full floor 3 BR/3 bath condo unit in a sprawling 2165 sq ft apartment with 9'6" ceiling heights and private keyed, direct elevator entry in the apartment. It is situated in the most quiet and best tree lined street in the heart of Flatiron District. The unit has its own 313 sq ft private rooftop garden, recently reconfigured with oversized planters, occupying the quiet back 2/3 of the garden roofspace,
8A has naturally northern sunlit rooms are filled with tall Thermopane windows. The living room has a view of the Metropolitan Life Building with its newly renovated colossal, 3-floor 4 faced clocks. The primary and secondary bedrooms have direct southern sun ideal for flowering plants. Natural light is cast across Danish black oak wood flooring. Installed Remadisio wall system complements living room space. With a remote-control-operated gas fireplace, residents are given the perfect space to sit and read the classics that were created in the same building.
The open layout Gourmet chef's kitchen features Eggersmann cabinetry, Pietra De Bedonia stone countertops set around top-of-the line appliances that include a Viking oven, six-burner gas cooktop, a wine cooler, updated french door Fisher Paykel refrigerator, a silent Miele dishwasher and a recently updated (3/2021) Miele washer and dryer. Kitchen is with a 3-unit Logico suspension ceiling light by Artemide.
The bathrooms are equally superior, with high-end fixtures including glass tiles, tiger beige marble, dual ceramic sinks, frameless glass showers and deep soaking tub and jacuzzi . An installed Duravit washlet fitted the secondary en-suite bathroom.
An interesting aspect to living within the walls of the Story House is the building's virtual doorman and monitoring package delivery via Airphone Video Intercom
A British publishing house built in 1901 and converted in 2011, it is famous for its children's authors including Beatrix Potter, of "The Tale of Peter Rabbit". The facade, adorned with festoons, corbels and lions, was carefully restored in 2019.
The Story House is in close proximity to famous Madison Square Park as well as Union Square with its fabulous farmers market and a number of transit options to downtown and uptown and west and eastbound subways.
This transit puts the rest of the city nearby for shopping, gastronomy and great neighborhoods: and locally to Eataly, Jua, Cote, Union Square Cafe, 15 East, Rosa Mexicana, Craft, Cosme, Gramercy Tavern, Sugarfish and as the newest addition, Sona; Fotografiaka, ABC, fine shops on 5th Ave below 23rd St., Duxiana, among others.
Flatiron is in close proximity to Union Square to the south, the vibrant Nomad to the north, Gramercy Park and Irving Place to the East and Chelsea to the west.