Exquisite Southeast Corner 2BR/2BA with Superb Upgrades at POWERHOUSE

2-17 51st Avenue, 313

$1,598,000 2 BD / 2 BA / 1268 SF
Exquisite Southeast Corner 2BR/2BA with Superb Upgrades at POWERHOUSE

Outstanding Corner Home with perfect natural light streaming through every oversized window! This luxurious  1,268 SF dwelling of southeast exposure pulsates new life with its 10′ foot high ceilings and incredible airiness while being contrasted by the softness of simulated wood ash ceramic tile flooring exclusively installed throughout. The massive living/dining area features Kraftmaid built-in shelves and cabinets in hardwood construction and windows that span a full wall’s width. Shades of 35% coverage for each window and 25% Silver tint as well give added privacy.  Wired for Bose surround sound. And the 160-gallon Elos fish tank with a 7-year stable ecosystem, outfitted with APEX computer and fully automatic Reef Octopus protein skimmer gives an added underwater dimension to one’s perspective on life!

Stylishly designed is the well appointed open gourmet kitchen as enhanced by Schuler kitchen cabinets with its hardwood construction and custom soft close interiors. Stunning granite countertop and ceramic tile accent walls.  All lends harmonized decor while being superbly upgraded with stainless steel Viking appliances. Bosch washer/dryer with overflow leak shutoff. Energy Star certified Nest thermostats and Nest protect smoke & Carbon Monoxide alarms. Legrand outlets.

Both bedrooms are amazingly ample with the huge master bedroom offering lovely corner views. Hidden custom storage in windowsills and custom blackout shades. Again, hardwood Kraftmaid Built-in cabinets. The second bedroom extends enough space to comfortably accommodate a Queen size bed. California closet interiors in every closet. Hidden wire channels for entertainment systems in each room.

Ensuite has Porcelanosa tile walls with a walk in shower and customized medicine cabinet & vanity with double sinks and refined finishes. The second bathroom is equally sumptuous with its granite and marble interior & floors, custom vanity and offers a deep soaking tub.

Tax abatement in place until 2024.

THE BUILDING: World-renowned architect Karl Fisher and distinguished interior designer Andres Escobar breathe new life into a turn of the century Pennsylvanian Railroad power station transforming it into The Powerhouse, luxury residences on the East River.

AMENITIES: The Powerhouse redefines the meaning of amenities as it propels you into an elevated lifestyle. A 24/7 concierge welcomes you to a sun-drenched, spacious lobby surrounded by soothing white panels and polished concrete floors. Also featured on the main level is a state-of-the-art Fitness center and just adjacent is The Lounge, equipped with a pool table, plasma tv and a wet bar.  Movie night, fully outfitted with cinema-caliber projectors and screen, is offered in the Media Room while The Playroom lends fun time for the little ones. Take in the panoramic cityscape views from the Roof Garden providing BBQ grills,  dining areas, and a sunning deck. Complimentary wifi throughout the building. A full-service business center offers multiple work advantages. Cold storage for worry-free grocery deliveries.  On-site parking and bicycle storage are both available. Storage space available in a few sizes.

LOCATION: 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.

Status Closed
Price: $1,598,000
Real Estate Tax: $39
Common Charges: $940
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 4
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Size (Approx): 1268 SF
The Powerhouse
Cross Street: 5th Street
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2007
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 164134
  • 24-hour concierge
  • Bike room
  • Children play room
  • Cold storage
  • Dishwasher
  • Eastern Exposure
  • Elevator
  • FIOS
  • Fitness Center
  • Live-in super
  • Media room
  • Multi Level
  • PTAC Cooling/Heating Units
  • Roof Deck
  • Southern Exposure
  • Sprinkler system
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi
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