Rare, Splendid and Spacious 1BR / 1.5BA in Sought-After Powerhouse Near Waterfront

2-17 51st Avenue, 623

$960,000 1 BD / 1 BA / 888 SF
Rare, Splendid and Spacious 1BR / 1.5BA in Sought-After Powerhouse Near Waterfront

Sprawling one bedroom with 1.5 bath now available in the highly coveted Powerhouse Condominium – a luxurious condo residence situated within a mere block & a half from the waterfront parks, the East River Ferry and the 7 train – with its one stop into Grand Central. This is a rare opportunity to adopt a lifestyle of self-indulgence combined with absolute efficiency. Also being surrounded by various local charming restaurants on Vernon Blvd while dotted with salons, boutiques and all the commercial services one requires, this makes condo 623 a superb home in LIC’s prime location.

This loft like residence features a wide open living space with ample room for dining, bathed in serene northern light from a wall of over-sized windows. Great closet space with one as a walk-in and wide plank American walnut hardwood floors throughout.

Enjoy entertaining in your chef kitchen composed of spacious white lacquer cabinetry, glass back splash, Viking stainless steel appliances and quartzite counter tops complimented with a Wenge wood breakfast bar.

Overhead rain shower by Grohe and soft beige ceramic tiles round out the spa-inspired main bathroom that features a deep soaking tub. And Kohler faucets and Lacava sinks complement the marble and wood vanity found in both full & half bathrooms. Washer/Dryer included in apt.

The popular 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 and transformed it into this exclusive luxury residence on the East River.

Building amenities include 24/7 concierge and live-in super; state-of-the-art fitness centre; lounge area equipped with pool table, plasma TV and wet bar; children’s playroom; bicycle storage and main level business centre and cold storage for worry-free deliveries. Stay wired with free building-wide wifi.  And for all for the residents, the use of the magnificently vast common roof deck offering panoramic cityscapes and BBQ grills, dining areas and a sunbathing deck.

Tax abatement until 2024

Status Closed
Price: $960,000
Real Estate Tax: $30
Common Charges: $670
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Half Bathrooms: 1
Size (Approx): 888 SF
The Powerhouse
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2007
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 170251
  • 24-hour concierge
  • AC Units
  • Bike room
  • Children play room
  • Cold storage
  • Elevator
  • FIOS
  • Fitness Center
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Live-in super
  • Media room
  • Multi Level
  • Northern Exposure
  • PTAC Cooling/Heating Units
  • Roof Deck
  • Sprinkler system
  • Stainless Steel Apps
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi
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