New York, NY, USA
13 JAY STREET
13 Jay Street Penthouse Residence - A perfect blend of functionality and warm modernism. Designed with impeccable taste and remarkable integrity, this exceptional Tribeca penthouse is an architectural gem that offers priorities of space, volume, extraordinary light and private outdoor space. Every phase of planning, design, and craftsmanship was guided by an inspired vision to create a contemporary oasis, a personal sanctuary of effortless elegance. Built atop a 1915 historic structure with the richest materials and custom finishes, this home is a brilliant approach to craft, simplicity, and functionalism while carrying a rich embedded story. The direct elevator access opens onto a gracious foyer with 16 foot ceiling and curved walls bathed in natural light from a large skylight that channels ambient light and illuminates every well-conceived detail. The exquisite custom Bocci "Tree branch" light fixture adds to the organic elements of this welcoming landing, which leads to soaring walls for exhibiting artwork. Built at the very core of the home, the majestic wood burning fireplace with grandiose hearth is encased by a 19-foot Heartwood wall made of preserved and meticulously restored former roof beams. A Dumbwaiter and a bar area with icemaker make this space ideal for entertaining. Set back on this floor are two spacious and bright guest bedrooms with their respective en-suite bathroom designed with custom vanities, Vola fixtures, and concrete plaster wall finish. Nestled on the opposite side of the second floor is the serene master bedroom suite which features custom Poliform closets, walnut millwork with integrated lighting, and a custom upholstered suede wall. It is equipped with operable skylights and automated shades maximizing light to filter in during the day while offering privacy at night. The master bathroom displays exceptional artisanal work and streamlined functionalism and is appointed with stone slab walls, custom wood vanities, Vola plumbing fixtures, custom mirrors and frame, Wet Design soaking tub, oversized shower, Duravit toilets, and concrete plaster wall finish. The top floor is designed as an extraordinary entertainment space with two contiguous private terraces. The custom Henry Built walnut kitchen is equipped with Fisher Paykel appliances and U-Line wine refrigerator. The fully operable Panoramah guillotine window offers unobstructed views of One World Trade and picturesque Tribeca rooftops. The dining area, with room for over 16 seated guests, is illuminated by custom skylights and warmed by a textured plaster finish wall. Another seating area around the gas fireplace leads to the rear terrace and its outdoor dining, built-in grill, lush landscaping and spacious lounging area with breathtaking eastern views. The private roof terrace is finished with porcelain pavers and hosts a spacious coved lounging area on a teak platform surrounded by lush landscaping and fabulous views. The property's additional features include European white oak flooring with acoustic underlayment, 9-foot frameless heart pine doors, Lutron Eco controls with Palladium switches, Bocci outlets, trimless LED recessed light fixtures, split system multi-zone A/C and heat, Jaga in-floor perimeter heating, and vented washer/dryer. 13 Jay is a well-managed boutique coop building located on one of Tribeca's most exclusive cobble stone streets, conveniently located two blocks from the Hudson River water front and surrounded by idyllic coffeehouses, amazing restaurants, shops, and major hubs of transportation. This unique luxury penthouse blends a timeless aesthetic with a unique sense of design and is the perfect home or pied-a-terre. Its attractive monthly carrying charges make it a brilliant investment.