Panoramic Views + Prewar Grandeur = Rare Opportunity
Welcome home to this RIVER facing gracious and spacious Prewar true two-bedroom renovated gem in one of the Heights most sought after buildings with easy access to Riverside Park. Details include original inlay hardwood floors throughout, grand High Ceilings over 9', Large open main Living/Dining Great Room with dramatic views of the Hudson River, Palisades and George Washington Bridge as well as a front row seat to the most magnificent sunsets daily. LR has recessed lighting and Harbor Breeze Fan/Light, long entry gallery with recessed lighting and entry fixture perfect to display your art or cherished photos, West, North & East exposures for great air flow, original 8' solid wood closet doors, excellent closet storage space, updated electrical, radiators replaced in 2018, and custom shades.
The large windowed Renovated Kitchen is a chef's dream. Partially opened into the main Living area, it is gloriously designed to maximize workspace and flow - guests may sit at the kitchen peninsula allowing the chef to socialize as well as to be inspired by the breathtaking views. Appliances include brand new GE Dishwasher GE Top Control with Stainless Steel interior, brand new GE Refrigerator 23.2 cu ft side-by-side with water and icemaker, GE Oven (2019) with continuous burner that switches out with griddle in the middle, beautiful honey maple Kraftmaid cabinetry, original spice rack, elegant Granite Countertops, under cabinet lighting, and slate tile floor.
The true two full sized bedrooms have Northern facing windows (Primary has East facing as well) and flank the Renovated Windowed Bath along the entry hallway, giving them privacy from the main entertaining space. Side by Side closets in the Primary Bedroom no more negotiating! The Windowed Bath stylishly combines the old world with the new boasting original medicine cabinet, lovely period wrought iron sewing machine base under the sink, neutral gray finishes, gray tile floor with checkered pattern accents and artistic diamond pattern tiles around the window, white tub and toilet.
875 West 181, Sterling Towers, is a highly regarded and lovingly maintained pet-friendly cooperative elevator building located on the corner of Riverside Drive and 181st Street in the heart of Hudson Heights. Amenities include a beautifully planted community Garden with terraced planting (recently renovated), seating areas and grill, Live-in Super, private Storage, Bike Storage and new Laundry room. This is an ideal location to take advantage of all that the neighborhood offers from shopping to dining (fantastic restaurants moments away) to the many local parks like Fort Tryon Park (Cloisters Museum), Riverside Park (and the Little Red Lighthouse, biking path, tennis courts), Bennett Park, J. Hood Wright Park, etc. not to mention easy travel options downtown with the A Express subway and buses 1 block away - it's just 20 minutes to midtown! VIEWS, SPACE, VALUE this is why folks move UPTOWN!