Internationally acclaimed pioneering artist Bettina Werner, "The Salt Queen" is listing her breathtaking one-of-a-kind loft in the heart of the Financial District of Manhattan. Werner is famous for her unique use of salt as an artistic medium.
The expansive convertible two bedroom, 1809 square foot loft is located on the 21st floor of the impressive Philipe Starck designed building. The apartment boasts oversized windows with views overlooking The New York Stock Exchange as well as the top of One World Trade. The master bedroom has an en suite white marble bath with large soaking tub. The second bedroom/office has its own private entrance with pristine glass doors leading to the large living area as well as a second full bath. The living area is architecturally designed with 11-foot ceilings and hardwood maple floors and is a staggering 50-foot long space creating a wonderfully light open living space. The open kitchen has marble countertops with high-end stainless steel appliances from Jean-Air and a Bosch washer/dryer. All fixtures are Starck inspired.
The building provides luxury living and amenities at its finest. The lobby showcases a magnificent 1900-piece Louis XV crystal chandelier once hanging in the JP Morgan banking hall. The lobby also boasts an extraordinary golden waiting room for the comfort of your guests. There is 24-hour doorman/concierge service as well as Swiss Hotel services offered on site creating a five-star hotel living experience. Building amenities include a full gym, lap pool, bowling alley, screening room, basketball court, racquetball court, yoga room, children’s playroom, party room and business center. One of the most extraordinary amenities is the 5000 square foot rooftop park with its own reflecting pool and lounge area with fireplace for winter.
This is a prime location in the Financial District close to all major subways and ferries. Michelin rated restaurants and shopping are just steps from your front door like Hermes and TIFFANY & Co. as well as easy access to public and historic sites including Battery Park, The Statue of Liberty, South Street Seaport, Westfield World Trade Center, Brookfield Place, and much, much more.
Art works created with textured colorized salt technique invented by Bettina Werner in the early 1980s. Copyright Bettina Werner 2017 All Rights Reserved. Courtesy The Salt Queen Foundation