Spacious Studio in Highly Sought Luxury Powerhouse

2-17 51st Avenue, 518

$685,000 Studio / 1 BA / 613 SF
Spacious Studio in Highly Sought Luxury Powerhouse

A sensational studio primely located in LIC, apt 518 features thoughtful details that give a warm and welcoming ambiance as a first home, a pied-a-terre or a sure-fire investment purchase. The 613 sq.ft. rectangular layout lends itself to a maximum usage of the space offering both efficiency and immense practicality. It comprises of large double custom closets, a sizeable open kitchen and a more than substantial living area which could easily be divided into two separate spaces, should you opt to install a sliding door for privacy. A queen size bed and dresser easily fits into one corner of the unit (additionally shown), while also giving way to a comfortable living room set up – without feeling cluttered. A vast wall of windows provides natural light to stream in, creating an open feeling of yet more spaciousness.

Beautiful American walnut wood floors. The chef’s kitchen is composed of green glass back splashes, slick white lacquered cabinetry accented with deep brown finishes and a quartzite stone countertop complimented with a wengewood breakfast bar. Stainless steel Viking and Miele appliances.

Soft beige ceramic tiles give modernity to the bathroom that offers a deep soaking tub, Lacava sink, Kohler fixtures and a marble & wood combo vanity. Bosch washer/dryer included in apt.

An incredibly unique building designed by world-renowned architect Karl Fisher and distinguished interior designer Andres Escobar, The Powerhouse combines old world charm details with the best of modern features and luxurious amenities. These include: 24/7 doorman and concierge service; a lounge equipped with a pool table, plasma tv and a wet bar; state-of-the-art fitness center; access to the falling waters Aqua Grotto; a full-service spa with social sauna, whirlpool, massage services & beauty treatments; building wide wi-fi; full-service business center; a children’s playroom, movie room and an outstanding roof garden with panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline with a sun lounge, barbecue grills and dining areas.

Location is ideal, being only one block to the Gantry riverside walkways & parks, the 7 train direct by one stop into Grand Central and quick East River ferry access so close by. Popular food markets, banks & Duane Reade are all accessible by a short walk, while Vernon Blvd with all its charming restos, cafes and unique shops is just a mere block and a half away.

This is a fantastic opportunity that offers an excellent return as The Powerhouse condominiums remains LIC’s most sought-after property to live, rent or own.


Status Closed
Price: $685,000
Real Estate Tax: $25
Common Charges: $508
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 2
Bedrooms: Studio
Bathrooms: 1
Size (Approx): 613 SF
The Powerhouse
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2007
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 97830
  • 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
  • Studio
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Wheelchair Access
  • WiFi
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