7 East 9th St, 4 - Greenwich Village, New York
The moment you step into this sophisticated 1838 Greenwich Village "Gold Coast" townhouse the impeccable interior leads you to your one-of-a-kind, exquisitely renovated floor-through penthouse with private roof ownership. From your own landing, enter through a casement glass atrium to this sunny north and south facing 2-bedroom and 2-bathroom, with the potential to build an additional dream space above. A room with a view and a rooftop terrace? The choice is yours to make. Once opened, the oversized custom-built steel casement windows disappear seamlessly merging an outdoor garden oasis and the sounds of nature with indoor comforts enjoyed from your very own 12-foot built-in window perch, also providing ample seating to host your dinner guests around the dining room table. Revel in the views from the living room or cozy up to one of the two working fireplaces this home boasts. Custom built solid maple 3-tier cabinets line the walls of this open gourmet kitchen complete with a custom library ladder ensemble for easy access. Concrete countertops and a concrete backsplash imbued with an iron-steel finish compliment the oversized copper apron front sink, and a Carrera marble island adds additional prep space, storage and seating. An in-wall pot filler and handmade copper hood compliment the Dacor professional range. Other appliances include a Subzero refrigerator/freezer, Fischer Paykal double-drawer dishwasher, a Dacor dual convection and microwave oven and an Insinkerator professional series garbage disposal. The adjacent office space also features solid maple 3-tier custom cabinets with library ladder access and ample storage. The tailor made Carrera marble desk and coffered wall complete the area.The exquisite master suite with its romantic wood burning fireplace, 2 opening skylights with motorized shades, millwork cabinetry, a custom soundproofed wall for ultra privacy and 2 window seats is a harmony of architectural elements that make this suite divine. A beautiful casement glass wall leads to the en suite bathroom with radiant heated floors, double vanity with granite counter tops, an oversized custom teak medicine cabinet, and a large walk-in steam shower with double rain shower heads, body sprays and a teak ceiling.The second bedroom also offers an opening skylight, millwork cabinetry, California-style interior closet and a window seat for enjoying your downtown view.And dont forget the second bathroom. Soak in your mass air Jacuzzi style tub or take a rain shower while savoring the views through a large steel casement window. It picture frames the gardens outside stunningly. Other features include mosaic Carrera marble radiant heated floors, a custom made Carrera marble vanity, a built-in oversized medicine cabinet, floor-to-ceiling built-ins and high-end fixtures and accents. An original modern interpretation of traditional materials distinguish this home and thoughtful consideration of their uses add texture and depth to this unique property. These features include Ambrosia Maple walls, hand scraped solid teak flooring, exposed brick throughout, 2 working wood-burning fireplaces, cathedral ceilings, cast iron baseboard heaters, 4 skylights, high efficiency A/C, top-to-bottom dimmer-function lighting and a Miele washer/dryer hidden behind a secret" door.7 East 9th Street, located on a tree-lined street with its designer renovated entrance and foyer, is a 4-unit walk-up, pet friendly expertly maintained and managed cooperative with a 24-hour on-site video security system, keypad entrance and video doorbell. Situated between Washington Square Park and Union Square with its world famous farmer's market and in close proximity to major transportation lines and a cornucopia of excellent restaurants, this is the perfect Greenwich Village location to call home.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman