This exceptional 3 bedroom, 4 bathroom home with excellent natural light and a view of the Hudson river is an idyllic example of modern city living. The LEED-certified Riverhouse is nestled in the most desirable location in Battery Park City, just steps away from vast waterfront park space, running paths and playgrounds along the Hudson river, all the restaurants, cafes, shops,and adjacent marina of Brookfield Place, and nearby TriBeCa shopping including Whole Foods very close by.
The rare "L" line apartment is one of the most desirable floorplans in the building, with corner exposures and only two other apartments per floor on its own private wing within the building, including direct elevator access to underground parking. Other features of this 2,095 sq. ft. apartment include bright hardwood floors, custom closets throughout, large double-glazed windows, northern, western, and eastern, exposure, and a convenient in-unit Bosch washer/dryer.
Beyond a windowed foyer adorned with a large coat closet and a full bathroom, the home flows into an expansive, open-concept living room, dining room, and kitchen flooded with natural light. A neatly converted fourth bedroom / home office space occupies one corner of the living space but can easily be removed prior to closing. The David Rockwell-designed kitchen is equipped with a sleek peninsula, custom white Corian countertops, chic teak cabinetry, and a suite of fully integrated energy star appliances from Sub-Zero, Thermador, and Miele. The living room also includes a custom installed premium KEF speaker system.
The master bedroom sits behind the kitchen and offers northern and eastern exposure, a trio of large closets, and a luxurious en-suite bathroom with a north-facing window, dual vanity sinks, travertine and teakwood marble walls and floors, a glass-enclosed step-in shower, a separate Neptune Zen soaking tub, and an in-wall floor heating system. The second and third bedrooms each have private reach-in closets, eastern exposure, and pristine en-suite bathrooms.
Situated in the exclusive confines of Battery Park City, the Riverhouse is a 32-story luxury condominium with LEED Gold certification. The environmentally-friendly building offers residents a host of top-end amenities including a 24-hour doorman and concierge, a 50-ft lap pool, a state-of-the-art fitness center with a yoga studio, a media café, a billiards room, private storage, access to underground parking inside the building, and a beautifully landscaped terrace. Poets House, a branch of the New York Public Library, and Le Pain Quotidien occupy the building’s retail spaces