Residence 7A of Fifth Street Lofts (5SL) in Long Island City, is a rarely available and coveted, Alexa smart home, floor through two-bedroom, one of only two apartments in 5SL, that includes unobstructed northern and southern exposures. This 7th floor, two-bath, loft style residence is the largest 2-bedroom apartment in 5SL with 1,217 square feet of interior space. The apartment also includes an additional 283 square feet of private setback terrace space that offers breathtaking views of 3 boroughs.
Prime indoor deeded parking is available for purchase in the building's onsite garage, which is conveniently located on the lobby level.
Fifth Street Lofts is the only building in Long Island City developed by Toll Brothers. The impressive building was built in 2009, designed to embody a timeless industrial chic style that respects Long Island City's rich industrial history. The building features a striking design that includes multi-paned inset window walls, high ceilings and setbacks.
The entry foyer of 7A leads to the dramatic great room, featuring a southern wall of floor to ceiling windows, that open to the private setback terrace, with 30 linear feet of south facing unobstructed views. The expansive space includes water and electric hookups and is perfect for entertaining, growing fresh ingredients, dining al fresco, sun bathing or simply relaxing and taking in colorful sunrises to the east or majestic sunsets over Manhattan as the Empire State Building lights up.
The significant upgrades in this residence include a 3-zone ducted Mitsubishi HVAC system, a ventless real flame fireplace, solar shades in the living room and blackout shades in the bedrooms, Caesarstone window sills, recessed lighting, built-in oak cabinetry and custom dry bar in the great room. Other features include a Bosch washer/dryer, hardwood maple floors, ceiling heights up to 9' generous closets and spacious bedrooms that are pin drop quiet.
The chef's kitchen consists of an 8+-foot-long premium Alpine Snow Caesarstone island, breakfast bar, garbage disposal, Milano pendant light fixtures, stainless steel Bosch gas range, Liebherr refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher and microwave, Custom Allmilmo cabinetry with soft-close drawers, LED under lighting and full height glass backsplash.
The spa style master bath features a rift cut, taboo stained double vanity and honed limestone tiling that blends seamlessly with the mosaic accented shower. The secondary bath, designed as a second master bathroom, features walls clad in silver globe porcelain with a floor finished in tundra grey marble, a deep soaking tub and designer Kohler fixtures.
Fifth Street Lofts is one of the few full-service boutique condominium residences in Long Island City, where Owners are provided with the highest possible service level, including 24-hour doorperson/concierge, live-in resident manager and generous lifestyle amenities, such as a large gym, playroom, two roof decks, a garden courtyard with a bocce court, a bicycle room and cold storage. The tax abatement goes through June 30, 2024 and the building is pet friendly.
Fifth Street Lofts is situated equidistant between the new Steven Holl Architects designed Hunters Point Library, located along the East River in Gantry Plaza State Park, and all the shops and great restaurants on Vernon Boulevard. Whether you seek a 10-minute door-to-door commute to Grand Central on the 7 train, a relaxing commute aboard the NYC Ferry, a 5-minute stroll to the Michelin star Casa Enrique or clipping your own fresh herbs for dining out at home, Apartment 7A at 5SL is a great place to grow and the perfect place to call home.