62 West 12th Street - Greenwich Village, New York
Exquisitely elegant and immaculately designed, the 20' 1839 Federal brick townhouse at62 West 12th Street in New York's prized Gold Coast is an incomparable home of distinction. Whilst its architectural integrity and prewar charm have been meticulously preserved, this historic Greenwich Village residence, standing a grand 4 stories with a basement, offers every modern convenience, making it an extraordinary, contemporary gem. Ascend the superbly-restored front stoop that leads you through to the parlor floor. An elevator awaits to transport you from floor to floor. Beyond the hall sits an elegant living room with tall windows, decorative high-gloss lacquer art display walls, and American plank hardwood flooring adding classic character.Separated from the living room by sliding doors, the beautiful dining room provides an open view of the double-height family room below, graced by a magnificent wall of windows overlooking your private garden. The awe-inspiring family room is drenched in light, dramatized by soaring ceilings, and perfect for works of art. Highlighting the space is a voluminous 18' glass atrium that floods the ambiance with brilliant beams of sun. A new gas fireplace with a detailed 18th Century mantle lends a warm, sophisticated touch. Continue through to your large, lush private garden oasis.The garden level with separate street entrance is a stunning sight. This connects to the open gourmet kitchen for unrivaled entertaining. The chef will be inspired by the tasteful setting with a new banquette, all-new built-in bookcases, oak wood cabinetry, custom millwork, slate flooring, marble counters, Wolf, Sub-Zero and Bosch appliances. A queen-size bedroom suite on this level, facing charming 12th Street, is perfect for guests or staff.Your lovely master suite with built-in bookshelves is a quiet retreat accessing a garden-facing terrace. All bedrooms are light-filled with custom closets, and every bath is stylish with marble tile and Waterworks fixtures. A skylight atop the newly-reconfigured main stairway brightens the space.Enjoy luxury living and state-of-the-art comforts, in idyllic address on coveted tree-lined 12th Street. The prime address off of Fifth Avenue is near the best of everything the Village has to offer.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman