Unparalleled Views w/ Southern Exposure at Stylish 2BR/2BA at Powerhouse

2-17 51st Avenue, 1006

$1,495,000 2 BD / 2 BA / 1131 SF
Unparalleled Views w/ Southern Exposure at Stylish 2BR/2BA at Powerhouse

Captivating skylines, expansive waterways and magnificent sunsets… be enraptured by the outstanding vistas offered from this distinctive condo home. Impressive wood panels of Chinese juniper enrich the living room walls and instill lavish embodiment while breathtaking Manhattan and East river views transfix the eye. Perched high on the 10th floor, all 3 rooms are south facing and engulfed in light while its double pane oversize windows lend to the incredible sights of shore-lined cityscapes and outstretched sky. Added to this are 9’6″ ceilings and rich, warm American walnut floors. With the added built-in details & exceptional wood finishes throughout, this remarkable abode is like no other.

Enjoy entertaining in the open crisp modernity of the chef kitchen composed of white lacquer cabinetry, glass back splash, Viking brand stainless steel appliances that include dishwasher & microwave and a wide gleaming Caesarstone countertop that invites casual bar seat dining. Bosch washer/dryer also provided in apt.

Both bedrooms are spacious enough to accommodate a king bed with the master bedroom featuring a sizeable walk-in closet. Three other ample closets found throughout. Offset is the ensuite bathroom with its overhead rain shower fixture by Grohe while the second bathroom offers a deep soaking tub. Each bathroom is complemented by soothing Italian tiles within its minimalistic aesthetics enhanced by a Lacava sink, Kohler faucets and a deep ebony wood vanity with a marble stone countertop.

The Powerhouse is designed by world-renowned architect, Karl Fisher and distinguished interior designer, Andres Escobar, who breathe new life into a turn of the century Pennsylvanian Railroad power station, transforming it into this highly sought luxury residence on the East River.

Building amenities include: 24/7 concierge • live in super • free building-wide wifi • state-of-the-art fitness centre • a  massage room • lounge area equipped with pool table and wet bar • children’s playroom • bicycle storage • business centre • cold storage. Panoramic city views also found at the expansive common roof terrace featuring BBQ grills, dining areas & sundeck. Nearby parking is available for rent.

Location is ideal, being only one block radius to the Gantry riverside walkways & parks, the 7 train direct by one stop into Grand Central and the quick East River ferry access – all so close by. Popular food markets, banks & Duane Reade are all accessible within a short distance, while Vernon Blvd with all its charming restos, cafes and unique shops is a mere block and a half away. With its perfect location, the Powerhouse brings tranquility, convenience and is one of the most desirable developments in LIC.

Tax abatement until 2024



Status Closed
Price: $1,495,000
Real Estate Tax: $42
Common Charges: $856
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Size (Approx): 1131 SF
The Powerhouse
Cross Street: 5th Street
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2008
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 160728
  • 24-hour concierge
  • Bike room
  • Children play room
  • Cold storage
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • FIOS
  • Fitness Center
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Live-in super
  • Media room
  • Multi Level
  • No Fee
  • Open Views
  • PTAC Cooling/Heating Units
  • River Views
  • Roof Deck
  • Southern Exposure
  • Sprinkler system
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi
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