This gracious fifth floor two bedroom home features a generously proportioned floor plan, high beamed ceilings, and a fully renovated windowed kitchen! Quietly located in the back of the building, this corner apartment's primary exposure faces north with views to open sky, building tops (including the Empire State!), and numerous mature trees lining East 11th Street. The spacious great room boasts two side by side oversized windows and easily configures to distinct living and dining areas for wonderful entertaining and repose. The large windowed kitchen with pass-through has been tastefully remodeled with an abundance of maple wood cabinetry, lovely granite counter-tops, and a suite of GE Profile appliances. Windowed bath in white & black period style with deep soaking porcelain tub and separate shower stall. Both bedrooms are very nicely sized, one featuring a wall of closets and the other double exposures! Beautifully aged wood floors, custom built-ins, and radiator enclosures throughout. 170 2nd Avenue is a stately pre-war co-op with a stunning lobby incorporating murals, chandeliers, terrazzo floors, and a 24 hour attended elevator. Landings are tastefully done and the entire building is nicely maintained and serviced by full time staff and a live-in super. Amenities include in building storage, bike storage and laundry. Co-op tenants include the original Liquiteria juice bar as well as Abacus, an old-fashioned neighborhood pharmacy! Legendary Veniero's Pasticceria & Caff is just down the block on 11th Street and many other great restaurants, cafes, and specialty shops abound. Local favorite Westside Market on 3rd Avenue, Trader Joes at 14th Street & 3rd Avenue, or Whole Foods at Houston or Union Square. Steps to St. Marks Place and Tompkins Square Park. Convenient to trains and buses - 6, N&R at Astor Place; L at 14th Street; M15 Select express bus and local buses on 2nd and 1st Avenues. Welcome home to elegant living in the heart of the East Village!