Floor To Ceiling Windows In Gallery Loft-Like 1 BR At Powerhouse

2-17 51st, 721

$895,000 1 BD / 1 BA / 859 SF
Floor To Ceiling Windows In Gallery Loft-Like 1 BR At Powerhouse

Stunningly spacious with varying juxapositions of ceiling height, wall recesses and column give this 859 sq.ft. condo visual clarity and unique architectural details mirroring that of a contemporary art gallery. Available at the highly coveted Powerhouse Condominium, this loft-like 1BR home features an amazing wall of floor-to-ceiling windows that invite the diffused northern light to bathe the open living space, while serenely extending into an ample dining area. Gorgeous American walnut wide plank hardwood floors throughout. Explore your culinary skills in the über-efficient chef’s kitchen composed of streamlined white lacquer cabinetry, glass back splash and stainless steel appliances. The large gleaming quartzite counter top complimented with a Wedgewood ‘sushi-bar’ provide an enjoyable and easygoing setting for entertaining and kitchen gathering.

The bedroom can easily accommodate a king size bed without relinquishing any leisure space or airiness and offers a huge walk-in closet as well as a standard large closet. Washer & dryer are conveniently located in the unit. Overhead rain and shower fixtures by Grohe are complemented by soothing Italian beige ceramic wall and floor tiles that encase the spa-inspired bathroom featuring a deep soaking tub. The minimalistic aesthetics are enhanced by a Lacava sink, Kohler faucets and a deep ebony wood vanity with a marble stone countertop.

THE BUILDING: The Powerhouse, designed by world-renowned architect, Karl Fisher and distinguished interior designer, Andres Escobar, breathes new life into a turn-of-the-century Pennsylvanian Railroad power station. Transformed into luxury residences on the East River, this highly sought building offers its occupants a refined lifestyle while adding pure enjoyment due to its ideal location to the nearby Gantry State Plaza Park and Hunters Point South waterside recreational grounds. Amenities include 24/7 concierge, live in superintendent and a state-of-the-art fitness center. The Aqua Grotto provides a full-service spa featuring a social sauna, whirlpool and massage room. The Lounge is equipped with pool table and wet bar while the Media Room makes for entertaining movie night plans.  Children’s playroom, bicycle room and cold storage are provided as well. Breathtaking panoramic cityscapes can be viewed from the Rooftop Garden offering BBQ grills, dining areas and sundeck. On-site parking and storage space are available for rent.  Low common charge and a 15-year 421-A tax abatement until year 2024.

Optimally situated, just steps to the 7 train and a five-minute ride to Grand Central. Two minutes walk to the Urban Supermarket and just two blocks from Food Cellar and Duane Reade. Surrounded by various local charming restaurants, salons, boutiques and all commercial services needed. Simplify your life with an elevated attitude here at The Powerhouse – an unparalleled lifestyle opportunity.

Status Closed
Price: $895,000
Real Estate Tax: $33
Common Charges: $650
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 4
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Size (Approx): 859 SF
The Powerhouse
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2007
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 77405
  • 24-hour concierge
  • Bike room
  • Children play room
  • Cold storage
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • FIOS
  • Fitness Center
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Live-in super
  • Media room
  • Multi Level
  • Northern Exposure
  • Pre-War
  • PTAC Cooling/Heating Units
  • Roof Deck
  • Spa/Jacuzzi
  • Sprinkler system
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi
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