HIGH FLOOR, PRE-WAR, 1BR JEWEL
This peaceful, one-bedroom oasis is located in the historic and mystique-infused Whitby where such notable 20th Century icons as Doris Day, George Burns and Al Capone spent their days and nights. Stunningly renovated, this quiet home has been thoughtfully updated so that coveted 1920's details remain while at the same time offering the comforts of contemporary living.
You are welcomed into the generously-sized living room with its high, thick beamed ceilings, crown moldings and original oak floors. An oversized window offers a sunny Western exposure with stunning and expansive views of the NYC skyline. All of this combines to bring the vintage character of the home to life.
The kitchen has been beautifully designed with handsome wood cabinetry and drawers custom-made to provide endless storage places. It is outfitted with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and custom backsplash. The large bedroom with two Northern-exposed windows offers complete privacy and the ample, windowed bathroom has been modernized with updated fixtures and classic subway tile while retaining its vintage, reglazed bathtub. Large closets, including one walk-in, offer abundant areas for storage.
And finally, an affordable monthly maintenance makes this a highly attractive investment for the discerning buyer.
The Whitby, recently profiled in the New York Times, was designed by the esteemed architect Emery Roth (The San Remo, The Beresford) and completed in 1923. This 217-unit, noble structure, renowned for its impressive three sturdy bays and rippling brick cornice, is located on West 45th Street between 8th and 9th Aves in the heart of NYC''s fabled theatre district.
The Whitby is a full-service co-op and features one of the most spectacular roof decks in Midtown West with 360 degree, open city views. Amenities include a 24/7 doorman, new laundry room, storage, bike room, FIOS and a grand, newly renovated, Art Deco-inspired lobby. It is convenient to all major transportation and an abundance of restaurants, cafes and entertainment.
The Whitby is pied-a-terre, co-purchasing and pet-friendly.