Freshly painted and floors newly refinished, this sprawling full-floor 4,400+/- sq ft loft in an intimate sought-after elevator building is perfectly situated at the crossroads of Soho and Nolita! This authentic downtown loft gem highlighted by airy 11’5” ceilings, generous natural light and a massive open-concept layout is a classic beauty, brimming with striking industrial elements and high-end modern luxuries. Rare Residence 4EW is the only loft in the building that occupies an entire floor, affording optimal space and privacy; the remaining apartments in this boutique cooperative are 2 per floor.
A keyed elevator opens directly into the gallery of the expansive 5 bedroom 3 bathroom home, as does a convenient service elevator. The fabulous open floorplan offers phenomenal living and entertaining space with architecturally-distinctive columns and coffered ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors, a fireplace, and multiple possibilities for seating arrangements. Plentiful oversized windows on triple exposures (west, east and south) brighten the interior and showcase stunning cityscapes overlooking Lafayette Street to the west, and southern views stretching out to the Freedom Tower.
The contemporary top-of-the-line open kitchen serving the large corner living and dining areas is a host’s or hostess’ dream. Custom cabinetry, granite countertops, built-in storage, decorative glass tiles, a breakfast bar & pantry enhance the sleek chef’s quarters. Premium stainless steel appliances include a Viking stove, Jenn-Air fridge, Miele dishwasher & Sharp microwave. Relax with friends and loved ones in the huge family room beyond glass French doors. The master suite is the ultimate retreat with a sun-bathed bedroom, dressing area with floor-to-ceiling closets, and private spa-quality bath with Waterworks fixtures. Unwind in the wonderful oval freestanding tub, enclosed in an enormous glass room that is also a steam room. Four spacious secondary bedrooms, one south-facing and 3 on the east side of the home, boast extensive fitted closets. A full-size washer & dryer rounds out the comfort.
A sought-after living destination for true loft lovers, 237 Lafayette is an established, financially-sound cooperative with a visiting superintendent and new video intercom security system. The prime location in one of NYC’s most vibrant neighborhoods is in the heart of it all; minutes from trendy shops, cafes and restaurants, the New Museum, and public transportation. Maintenance is $4,600/month. Pets and subletting are allowed.
**Some photos have been virtually staged to show potential.