Apartment 6F at the Murano, 5-19 Borden Avenue, is a spectacular south-facing one-bedroom, one-bath residence filled with all the expected modern features of a luxury home. The expansive living room provides plenty of space for an additional dining area and home office. A wall of windows entices you out to the balcony with amazing views of the East River and Downtown Manhattan. This impressive 689 square feet condo also comes with a 421a property tax exemption through June 30, 2026.
The entrance features a large closet, then sets you into the expansive open living room, that is well-spaced for separate lounging and dining areas. Oak pearl hardwood flooring and floor-to-ceiling low-emissivity glass walls are featured in both the living room and bedroom. A Nest thermostat keeps perfect climate control of the central heat and air.
Open to the living room is the chefs kitchen featuring the Italian designed SMEG wall oven and counter inlaid five-burner gas stove, Liebherr fridge with bottom freezer, and white pine cabinetry including a concealed SMEG dishwasher. A huge white Corian countertop and breakfast bar include a deep sink with Moen faucet. Adjacent to the kitchen is a laundry closet with a Bosch washer and dryer.
The large bedroom has a wall of deep closets with two sets of double doors and another wall of windows looking out to the expansive views of New York City. The large bathroom has been detailed with Darius Design fixtures, custom-mounted teak cabinetry, and a rain shower head over a deep tub.
The Murano, is not just a 12-story 76-unit condominium, but an artistic piece of architectural design and display. It was built in 2010 and has made its presence known in Long Island City. The sleek modern design also comes with enhanced amenities starting with impeccable service from a full time lobby concierge and super. Residents enjoy multiple common spaces including a residents lounge, kids playroom, fitness center, outdoor garden and terrace with grills.
The building is located ideally for work and play, with the waterfront and Hunters Point South Park close by. For transportation it is just two blocks to the 7 Train with a swift 5-minute ride to Manhattan in one stop. Plus, you will have all the great shops, restaurants, bars and arts & entertainment venues of Long Island City at your beck and call.