Brilliantly designed by Foster + Partners, Residence 9B is perfectly-portioned over 3,860 square feet. With direct elevator access through a private vestibule, enter this stately home through a magnificent center galley elegantly connecting the rooms. The south-facing grand living room offers a space ideal for entertaining and leisure, accompanied by an adjacent library. Throughout the home north, south and east exposures fill this apartment with natural light and offer sweeping views of the Hudson River, downtown, and midtown Manhattan.
The kitchen is outfitted with polished blanco de Macael marble counters tops with backsplash, Dornbracht fixtures, fully integrated Sub-Zero fridge, two Miele convection ovens, Gaggenau cooktop, two Miele dishwashers and a Sub-Zero cooling drawer. Additionally, there are two warming drawers, microwave and coffee system by Miele. Directly adjacent to the kitchen, a large formal dining area.
A stunning, corner master bedroom features a fully finished, large walk-through dressing area with extensive custom millwork throughout. The luxurious master bathroom oasis is complete with a freestanding tub beneath a window with river views, radiant heated Luna Black granite flooring and a custom Corian vanity with integrated lighting. It also includes a separate enclosed shower and water closet with custom designed floor to ceiling translucent glass doors. Completing the home, there are two additional bedrooms both with en-suite baths consisting of Travertino Striato stone floors, Quarella stone wall tiles and elegant Dornbracht fixtures.
The property features French-inspired oak herringbone wood floors, naturally stained oak cabinetry and custom millwork throughout. With gracious proportions, this home features 11-foot ceilings, 9-foot doorways, and expansive picture windows with luminous metal surrounds that offer a deep facade for perimeter seating. There is a private service entrance and laundry room.
551 West 21st Street is an architectural masterpiece and one destined to become a classic over time. With only 43 residences, the building is discreet and offers exclusivity in the midst of a bustling West Chelsea: unquestionably Manhattan's most vibrant and creative neighborhood.
Building Features: -Gated drive court offering the utmost privacy and parkin-Full-time doorman and concierge -Porter and valet service -34' tall double height lobby with prismatic glass wall -Dedicated service entry separate from the residential lobby -State-of-the-art fitness center and yoga room -His and her spa with steam/sauna and treatment room -Resident's lounge with fireplace and catering kitchen -Children's playroom -Bicycle room
**Included in this offering is a parking space in the buildings valet-attended garage accessed through the private drive court.