CONTRACT SIGNED Soaring 250 feet above the Hudson River and downtown Manhattan, this extraordinary 6,398 SF home offers column-free interiors and breathtaking panoramic views in every direction, combining the grandeur of scale and proportion with exceptional craftsmanship and detail. 551 West 21st Street's uppermost penthouse includes direct elevator access to a stunning, 4,579 SF private rooftop garden with infrastructure for a sixty-one -foot pool, two kitchens with gas grills, and immense areas for dining tables, lounge chairs, sofas and gliders- providing the perfect setting for grand-scale entertaining and dramatic sunrise-to-sunset views over the Hudson River and Manhattan. With infinite views from every corner, Penthouse A is without peer.
Occupying the entire 20th floor of 551 West 21st Street, this dramatic mansion is defined by an unprecedented attention to detail and features classic layouts akin to those of a bygone era. Elegant and gracious vestibules with custom millwork and cove lighting lead to stately center galleries which delineate the entertaining rooms from the private quarters. Twelve-foot ceilings, white oak herringbone floors and sets of nine -foot -high double doors with deep wood thresholds, immense corner grand and club rooms with sweeping views, a central, double-sided wood burning fireplace and a thirty-three-foot long loggia off the living room facing the River are just some of the features of this exquisite home.
A majestic thirty-five-foot corner dining room off the center library floats high above the Hudson River, inviting lively dinner parties and impressive entertaining. Luminous metal reveals throughout perfectly frame each window and provide perimeter seating for quiet contemplation and breathtaking views of the west side's ever-changing skies.
An eat-in chef's kitchen designed by Foster + Partners and produced by Molteni & C-Dada includes beveled Blanco de Macael marble countertops and backsplash, and naturally stained oak cabinetry. Top of the line appliances, including a Gaggenau cooktop, grill and Teppanyaki grill, Miele integrated coffee machine and warming drawers, and integrated wine cooling drawers adorn this sunlit, south-facing kitchen which also includes a separate butler's pantry with additional rows of refrigeration.
Stately double doors provide an elegant entry into the nearly 1,000 SF , corner Master Suite and its thirty-three-foot private loggia with collapsible glass doors that open to the warm southern horizon. The luxurious corner master bath, across from a stunningly designed dressing room with custom millwork and direct terrace access, features enormous windows, a custom vanity and a freestanding bathtub. Two additional large bedrooms have en suite baths with Travertino stone tile floors, custom cabinets with beveled detail and Dornbracht fixtures. Foster + Partners has infused Penthouse A with custom designed millwork and rich materiality.
551 West 21st Street features a private, gated drive court surrounded by a twenty-foot green wall and a dramatic, awe-inspiring thirty-four-foot, double height lobby with grand chandelier. Additional amenities include full-time doorman and a concierge, porter and valet services, a state-of-the-art fitness center with a his and her spa, yoga room, residents' lounge, children's playroom, parking for the residents , bike storage, a live-in super and a dedicated, separate service entrance. Smaller units located on the 3rd and 4th floors are available for additional purchase. Occupancy anticipated for first quarter 2016.
Subject to availability and additional cost.
Exclusive Marketing and Sales Agent: Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing. This is not an offering. The complete terms are in an offering plan available from the sponsor. File No. CD13-0133.The artist and computer renderings and interior decorations, finishes, fixtures, appliances and furnishings are provided