Streams of light from oversized windows welcomes you when the keyed elevator opens to a private floor in this boutique landmarked Duane Street building. The distinct corner location of Hudson and Duane allows for southern exposure from nine south facing picture windows and western exposure from three west view picture windows. Enjoy a front row seat view of the brick village buildings, the Freedom Tower, the pedestrian life of the boutiques and cafes, the soon to be restored Bogardus Gardens to the south and the tree-lined Duane Street park immediately to the west.
For sale for the first time since the sellers purchased from the developer, the first floor of the duplex includes a sun flooded office, living and dining room, kitchen, bedroom and full bath. Soaring ceilings with wood beams and cast iron columns are original to the building while amenities of new red oak floors, gas fireplace, Miele electric oven, Miele gas stove, Bosch dishwasher, marble baths, and renovated plumbing and electrical have modernized it. The first floor bedroom window frames an inspiring view of the Freedom Tower. A bedroom, full bath, laundry, and master suite are located on the second floor. The master suite includes a walk in closet and marble bath with two sinks, glass shower, and soaking tub.
While in the center of the best that Tribeca offers, the historically significant Mohawk Atelier and Whalebone buildings are protected from noise and traffic by its border with Duane Street Park. Washington Market Park is one block away. Proximity to transportation and major roads allows for quick access to all points. The 1, 2, and 3 subways are two short blocks away, the A, C, and E three blocks and the 4, 5, and 6 are four blocks away. Duane Street is located between the two Washington Market Schools and in close proximity to PS 234. In addition, Whole Foods, some of the city's premier exercise studios, the Hudson River Park, children related activities, and trendy hotels, make this one of the city's most coveted blocks in one of the most favored neighborhoods.