This stunning 5,886 sqft home beautifully balances historical authenticity with the highest level of modern finishes, fixtures, materials, and technology. Ceiling heights up to 16 feet in the enormous living/dining room make this significant space feel even larger and is the perfect setting for comfortable day-to-day living or entertaining on a grand scale.
The home features floor-to-ceiling steel and glass French doors accentuated by chevron walnut floors, creating a sophisticated backdrop to the living and entertaining spaces. Additionally, the chefs eat-in kitchen with custom rift white oak cabinetry, honed marble countertops, and top-of-the-line Miele and Wolf appliances overlooks a front terrace with a private entrance. The living space reflects a gracious, old world sensibility reimagined for contemporary living with industrial barrel vaulted ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace and original cast iron columns.
The second floor is highlighted with an enormous master bedroom suite that has 13.5ft ceilings and spans the entire width of the building. The master bathroom is wrapped with Calacatta marble walls plus artisan level installation of mosaic tile floors with a Lefroy Brooks soaking tub and separate stall shower and private water closet. The two secondary bedrooms have large dressing rooms and ensuite baths outfitted with Lefroy Brooks fixtures.
On the lower level, there is a large multi-purpose room that may be utilized as a screening room, home gym, or children’s playroom.
Today’s most discerning Manhattan buyers value the privacy, intimacy and peaceful environments afforded by boutique condo buildings, and with six units, 37 East 12th Street is the quintessential example of this property type. Full-time doorman, building gym, auxiliary generator, humidification system and private storage all elevate the day to day experience here at 37 East 12th Street.