Tranquil Large 1-Bedroom Condo at Coveted Powerhouse

2-17 51st Avenue, 521

$925,000 1 BD / 1 BA / 859 SF
Tranquil Large 1-Bedroom Condo at Coveted Powerhouse

A unique and very spacious residence in the highly coveted Powerhouse Condominium, apt 521 features a wide open living space with ample room for dining. Bathed in serene northern light from a wall of oversized windows that faces the secluded courtyard, this home offers an undisturbed and calming atmosphere. Three roomy closets – one being a sizeable walk-in off the bedroom. Wide plank hardwood floors throughout.

Enjoy entertaining in your chef’s kitchen composed of spacious white lacquer cabinetry, glass back splash, stainless Viking appliances and quartzite counter tops complimented with a Wengewood breakfast bar. Washer and dryer included.

Soft beige ceramic tiles round out the spa-inspired bathroom that features a deep soaking tub with a rainfall showerhead, Lacava sinks, Kohler and Grohe fixtures and a marble and wood combo vanity.

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: A 24/7 concierge welcomes you to a spacious lobby surrounded by soothing white panels and polished concrete floors. State-of-the-art Fitness Center just adjacent to The Lounge equipped with a pool table, plasma tv and a wet bar. Unwind at the Aqua Grotto – a full service spa featuring a social sauna, rainfall whirlpool, massage services and a range of beauty treatments. Movie night offered with cinema-caliber projectors in the Screening 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. Full-service business center. Cold storage for worry-free grocery deliveries.  On-site parking and bicycle storage are both available.

LOCATION: Steps to the 7 train – one stop literally 5 mins from Grand Central.  A short distance to waterfront Gantry park with its recreational areas & walkways, East River ferry, corner supermarket and/or Food Celler & Duane Reade pharmacy and  various cuisines of restaurants on Vernon Boulevard. The Powerhouse is one of the most desirable developments in the neighborhood, renowned for its sizeable apartments and characteristic charm. Enjoy the comforts of a relaxed yet casually luxurious lifestyle that Long Island City has to offer at the highly sought Powerhouse Condominiums. Tax abatement until 2024.

Status Closed
Price: $925,000
Real Estate Tax: $31
Common Charges: $626
Down Payment: 20%
Type: Condo
Room: 3
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Size (Approx): 859 SF
The Powerhouse
Cross Street: 2nd Street
Building Name: The Powerhouse
Year Built: 2008
Floors: 11
Units: 177
Pet Policy: Allowed
ID: 114943
  • 24-hour concierge
  • AC Units
  • 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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