Luminous with year-round light, this 1584 square foot chic two-bedroom two-bath loft with private terrace at 7 Essex Street enjoys brilliant light from sunup to sunset from expansive East and West exposures. Loft 8B provides the most desirable essentials for dynamic city living -- light, air and great views that are met with 10 foot. ceiling height and 28-foot wall of windows that feature panoramic views of the city to the North and the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges to the South. Residence 8B benefits from the privacy of a key-locked elevator with only 2 units per floor. The lofts well-designed layout makes perfect sense, with entertaining in the front and tranquil bedrooms in the back. A polished open kitchen features quartzite countertops and backsplash, ample modern walnut wood finished cabinetry including a wine cooler, and full suite of high-end stainless appliances with Sub-zero refrigerator, Viking range and hood; Miele dishwasher and stainless sink and compactor unit. The open flow of the loft is ideal for entertaining with a dedicated dining room that comfortably accommodates eight or more for dinner and spacious living room thats the perfect place to relax. The master bedroom is set back to the rear of the residence with large West facing windows offering maximum seclusion and the peaceful calm of a quiet cityscape. The master suite features a custom walk-in-closet, along with a floor-to-ceiling cedar-lined closet and en-suite bathroom. The master bathroom is complete with double-wide sink, luxurious deep soaking tub, grey honed stone tile flooring; and separate glass enclosed shower with Kallista brushed metal finishes. At the end of the 26-foot-long hallway find the second bedroom with tall wide windows and in-wall custom closet and drawer ensemble. The center hallway separates the bedrooms while offering plentiful wall space for art and photo gallery, Off the hallway is a white tile second bath with radiant heat tile floors and porcelain sink, tub and shower. The loft is well supplied with extra closets that include hall WIC, coat closet, utility closet and in-home laundry with stackable Miele washer and dryer to finish the space. Additional features include touch-button custom lighting, multi-zone HVAC and storage cabinets artfully incorporated in-wall throughout the living and dining room space. Newly built from ground up in 2002, 7 Essex Street is a 16-unit luxury loft condominium located in downtown Manhattans Lower Eastside at the crossroads of Chinatown. Residents enjoy the benefit of low monthly common charges and taxes. Further amenities are on-floor storage, video intercom for security; a grand communal roof deck with BBQ grill and sweeping views of the East River, and the high-quality services of a full-time superintendent for building maintenance and packages. If you love Manhattan, youll love this vibrant, Lower East Side neighborhood where the best of old New York mixes with glistening new developments, the area's trend-setting restaurants, music venues by night, and by day, the eclectic boutiques and hidden gems of New Yorks historic past.For all things culinary, nearby Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and Essex Market offers convenient shopping and a beguiling array of delicious food choices. For transportation catch the F train at East Broadway, the B and D at Grand Street and J,M,Z at Delancey and Essex.