For Sale Residential $11,995,000 - TownHouse
Passionate architectural creativity and state of the art design merge in this rarely available elevator townhouse located in vibrant Hell’s Kitchen in Manhattan’s Midtown West. IF you haven’t considered midtown but are looking for that special house then make an appointment now to see one of the very rare houses on the market!
Transformed into an incredible 7,000sf manse from what was the brotherhood’s residence of Church of the Sacred Heart, the glory of hard work and talent has been realized at 416 West 51st. This townhome comprises 5 to 6 bedrooms 5 bathrooms and three powder rooms! Every square inch has been completely rebuilt with the highest quality materials and technology.
Highlights include a sublime penthouse master suite cantilevered over the garden below which features 20ft ceilings, teak balcony, expansive walls of glass, open views, an upper level study and media area with gas burning fireplace and a sleek roof top terrace for entertaining. The roof terrace is accessible off the elevator landing so one does not have to enter the master to access it. An expansive dressing room and ultra-chic 5 fixture spa master bath create a wonderful atmosphere of luxury.
Multiple entertaining spaces include a breath taking living room boasting jaw dropping volume with 22ft ceilings, an abundance of light and texture, a wood burning fireplace and a balcony overlooking the garden. A sleek state of the art open chef’s kitchen makes for expert entertaining in the adjacent dining room, and a special music mezzanine overlooks the living room perfect for a piano, DJ booth, recording set up, gaming area or library. Entertain on the garden level, which is one of the many hearts of this home, where you will find an incredible gastro pub, media room and arcade which opens onto a stunning garden with outdoor dining area and pergola covered seating area.
4 large secondary bedrooms each with a bespoke ensuite bath and walk-in closet take full advantage of the houses 25 foot width! The eye is caught by wonderful architecture, whether you are appreciating the wood clad soaring feature wall in the living room made from the original joists of the building, the staircase wrapping the elevator bank that combines elements of cement, glass, wood and steel, or the coffered cove lighted ceilings.
The technology supporting 416 West 51st street is impressive. A Control 4 system allows you to completely manage the house from your mobile device. Each room is its own zone for heating and cooling, music, media, and shades. The media room boasts a surround sound 5.1system with muliple 4K LED televisions for the best in quality entertainment. The home is fitted with a 3,000kw generator located on the roof and all mechanicals are commercial grade including air conditioning condensers, water pressure tank and boiler. The substantial value put into this home’s infrastructure is well beyond what you will find in most.
The vibrancy of the house’s location makes for a convenient and exciting existence. The avenues are lined wth exciting bars and restaurants. You are walking distance to Central Park and the Shopping and Dining Center at Time Warner Center including Whole Foods, and all that Hudson Yards will have to offer will soon be at your disposal! Don’t miss an opportunity to visit this truly rare specimen priced to sell. 416 West 51st Street will be your game changer!