One of New York City's most extraordinary condominium penthouses located in the exciting Flatiron District, this grand loft-like space encompasses approximately 4000 sq. ft., with soaring 12 foot ceilings offering huge cubic volume, three walls of tall oversized windows, three exposures, and 3000 sq. ft. of landscaped wrap terrace imbued with quintessential New York City skyline views, catching a view of the Chrysler Building, the tops of two beautiful golden domes, and the last hand-painted billboard in New York City.
Accessed from a private elevator landing, this pristine 9 room, 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath Penthouse offers an exceptional 50 foot long center gallery leading to a grand 55 foot x 27 foot great room with a view of the Chrysler Building.
This exceptional corner great room has dark walnut stained oak floor, 12 foot ceiling, superb light through three walls of tall wrap around windows, and four doors leading to the landscaped terrace facing north, east and south, which wraps the entire Penthouse in greenery, and all of which offers an exquisite space for comfortable family living as well as lavish entertaining.
The great room includes a stunning state-of-the-art eat-in loft-like open kitchen with 12 foot ceiling and features Calcutta marble countertops and island, slate backsplash, custom walnut cabinetry, top-of-the-line appliances including a Viking stove, Sub Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, wine refrigerator and ample counter space and storage.
The kitchen has access to the terrace and the outdoor barbeque and dining area under a grand architectural portico of extraordinary scale and proportion.
The expansive master bedroom suite has a 12 foot ceiling, a door leading to the wrap landscaped terrace and a huge window overlooking the terrace, a spa-like en-suite bath of silver travertine and limestone, premium fixtures, double sink vanity, Kohler oversized soaking tub, separate glass enclosed shower with large rain head shower, and a huge walk-in closet with storage to the ceiling.
The second bedroom also has access to the wrap landscaped terrace, 12 foot ceiling, two tall windows overlooking the terrace and an en-suite bath.
The third bedroom has a 12 foot ceiling, three tall windows overlooking the terrace, and an en-suite bath.
A sunny library, private study, or nursery is off the entrance hall and looks south.
Also off the entrance hall is a chic powder room for guests.
There is tremendous fitted closet and storage space throughout the Penthouse, and a laundry room with Miele washer and dryer.
The Penthouse is a smart apartment with automated light system and shades, Sonos surround sound, and central air conditioning.
260 Park Avenue South is one of Flatiron's top luxury condominium buildings and is comprised of two neoclassical buildings, built in 1917 and 1930 respectively, and converted into 86 apartments on 12 floors in 2004 by Karl Fischer Architects with interiors by Shamir Shah Design.
The elegant lobby is entered on 21st Street and residents enjoy a full-time concierge and doorman, resident property manager, a state of the art fitness center, two roof decks, and bike storage.
The building is pet friendly and welcomes pied-a-terres.
This chic, full-service condominium residence is perfectly located minutes from Gramercy Park, Union Square, and Madison Square Park, and steps from some of Manhattan's best Michelin starred restaurants including Cosme, Union Square Café, Gramercy Tavern, ABC Kitchen and Eataly, as well as the hottest night spots, world class shopping and entertainment.
The neighborhood embodies the perfect mix of downtown energy with uptown sophistication, offering a unique and extraordinary lifestyle.