Incredible on Irving.The seamless combination of Units 5C and 5D has created an expansive, three bedroom, three bathroom open loft-like home with North, East and West exposures.
With almost 50 feet of expansive entertaining space, the living, dining, kitchen area encompasses the entire front of the building. The six over sized windows, 11’ 6 feet ceilings, and 7 feet wide light oak floors accentuate the volume and provide for an abundance of light. Overall, the feeling is simple and timeless with industrial accents. The gourmet kitchen has a professional appliance package, stainless steel counter tops, and abundant custom cabinetry that extends to the ceiling. There is a large pull-out pantry. Six people can comfortably be seated at the enormous butcher block peninsula.
Just off the entrance, the large master bedroom features an en suite spa-like bath with radiant floors, over sized glass enclosed shower, and Samuel Heath fixtures. There is a completely outfitted walk-in closet. The split second and third bedroom layout provides great flexibility. The second bathroom has Watermark fixtures and a tub/shower combination. The third full bath, which also functions as the powder room, has an industrial size GE washer/dryer and storage loft.
Built in 1889, this handsome white brick building was originally the Gramercy Exchange Building of the New York Telephone Company. Through the years, it has undergone extensive renovations including the addition of two floors. The amenities include a part-time doorman Monday to Friday from 9AM to 6PM, bike room, laundry and storage. With its canopied, five-step-up entrance, large granite side walls and one-story rusticated limestone base, The Gramercy has a prime and central location in the very popular Gramercy Park or Union Square neighborhood. There is a current assessment for $520.41 until January 1, 2020. This is a very desirable home in a very desirable building in a very desirable location.