View from the Top of the World
Contract signed: Sophisticated studio with floor to ceiling views straight up the East River atop the 27th floor of the Toren Condominium. Iconic landmarks on view from the apartment include One World Trade Center and lower Manhattan plus the Brooklyn & Williamsburg Bridges.This luxurious apartment has its own washer & dryer, three spacious closets, gleaming Brazilian ipe walnut flooring with high ceilings plus an individual heating and air-conditioning system. The gorgeous kitchen with top of the line stainless appliances and granite counter tops extends into an L-shape with a pullout custom cabinet. Tucked away from the living area is a beautifully tiled modern bathroom. The building, loaded with amenities, includes a 24-hour concierge, Wi-Fi and cable enabled library, 2,000sf fitness center overlooking a 50ft swimming pool with a skylight and sauna, residents-only fitness classes, a yoga studio as well as a landscaped multi-level terrace that can be reserved for private occasions. This LEED certified green building situated near the Manhattan Bridge, where Downtown Brooklyn and Fort Greene meet, was designed by world renowned architects Skidmore, Owings and Merrill. It also has a tax abatement in place for the next 18 years! A gourmet supermarket and parking garage are located at the base of the building and across the street is the brand new City Point shopping center containing Target, Century 21 and the Alamo Theater just to name a few. Express subways are close making this a convenient option for a busy lifestyle.