This chic home combines sophisticated elegance with modern living. Apartment 12B features an extraordinary level of craftsmanship and specifications, and brings purpose and function to today's living that is further complimented by today’s ‘A’ standard of finishes. No stone was left un-turned to create this downtown masterpiece, with new plumbing and electricity, and the highest level of custom finishes. Welcomed by a grand central gallery through sliding French doors that open into the oversized kitchen & dining room, this inviting space features a large built-in dining banquette, lacquered custom cabinetry and a spacious center island. Top-of-the-line appliances include a vented Viking cooktop, double wall ovens and exhaust fan, Sub-Zero fridge and freezer drawers and Miele dishwasher. Calacatta Gold 2" thick countertops and sink, Samuel Heath hardware and Ralph Lauren lighting complete the luxurious appeal of this truly spectacular kitchen. Complemented by commanding city views from every aspect, including the iconic Empire State and Chrysler buildings and historically significant St. Marks Church. Custom wall panels, window treatments, and built-in shelving contribute to the stylish aesthetic captured throughout the residence. The corner primary bedroom has three windows, offering north and west views of the church and the spectacular city skyline. The double-paned windows ensure quiet and tranquility in this bright, spacious room, decorated with Osborne & Little wallpaper. No detail was spared in the design of the stunning, windowed master bathroom, which features WaterWorks fixtures, white Carrera and Thassos basket weave flooring and a Carrera marble countertop. A double vanity, towel warmer and radiant floor heating help create the ultimate, deluxe master bath. Off the bedroom hallway, lined with Ralph Lauren grass cloth wallpaper, is a full bathroom, which features WaterWorks fixtures and polished nickel sink, and grey flannel wall covering. The second bedroom boasts a full wall of 24" deep, beautiful built-in cabinets covered in hand antiqued mirrors and equipped with custom shelving, drawers, outlets and garment rods. Two separate 14" deep cabinets were specially designed for shoe and jewelry storage. Perfectly positioned in the heart of the vibrant East Village in one of the most sought-after Art Deco cooperatives. From its striking lobby to superb staff, 170 2nd Avenue has it all: 24-hour elevator attendant, live-in resident manager, private storage, bike room, and central laundry. Moments from the most sought-after restaurants, Tompkins Square Park, Union Square and convenient access to buses and subway lines, this stylish home is a rare find. Pet-friendly and up to 75% financing permitted.