The Penthouse at 27 West 19th Street is a one-of-a-kind home meticulously designed by lifestyle guru Colin Cowie. With 2 bedrooms and 2 and 1 half bathrooms, the Penthouse spans nearly 3,000 SF interior and 1,000 SF of private roof space with an outdoor sound system and panoramic views of the city.
Accessed by a keyed elevator, the Penthouse comprises two full interior floors—the main level outfitted for entertaining and the lower level customized to accommodate 2 separate bedroom quarters. Off the white glass entry foyer, the main level opens to a luxurious living room to the left, with a concealed, fully-equipped wet bar and wine cooler. This decadent lounge area also features a sleek gas fireplace, hidden sliding door for privacy, and double exposure to the southwest with a row of oversized windows.
Down the hall from the lounge you will find a large, windowed powder room for guests, a walk-in-closet, and a modern kitchen with adjoining dining room. Facing the Empire State Building to the north, the versatile open kitchen boasts a mirrored sliding wall that separates meal preparation and dining—perfect for formal or informal gatherings, whichever you prefer. Also outfitted with high-end and concealed appliances, this kitchen/dining duo is truly magnificent and can comfortably seat 8-10 guests.
The downstairs is accessed by the key-locked elevator or the custom lit stairwell, and is home to the 2 bedrooms each accompanied by en-suite bathrooms. The master suite is replete with a huge walk-in-closet and 5-piece windowed master bathroom. The master bath, complete with two shower heads, steam, ambient lights and Zuma soaking tub with falling water, also features, marble finishes and other spa-like accents. The second bedroom is lavishly cozy, paneled with Zebra Macassar wood, its own fireplace, built-in book shelves, desk and mini-bar. A fully equipped laundry room and kitchenette with window serves the two bedrooms.
A rare gem, the penthouse features custom designed lighting and sound systems throughout, wood walls and flooring, beautiful window treatments and hidden built-ins for plentiful storage space.
The building was designed by award-winning architect Morris Adjmi, who assisted Colin Cowie with the design of the penthouse. The Emory condominium is home to 15 full-floor residences, each perfected with keyed elevator access, video intercom security and a private terrace. Centrally located near Gramercy, Union Square and Madison Square, 27 West 19th Street enjoys close proximity to many city park, easy public transportation and Manhat- tan’s most popular hotspots. Building amenities include: 24-hour doorman/concierge, elevator, state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, bicycle storage and private storage. 421-A tax abatement in place through 2020.