A spectacular duplex penthouse situated a block away from McCarren Park, this contemporary 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom Penthouse blends modern fixtures and finishes with a quartet of private outdoor space. Features of this expansive, 1,637 sq. ft. home include gorgeous hardwood floors, huge windows, an open plan layout, an in-unit washer/dryer, a charming balcony, and a trio of spacious terraces.
Accessed via a key-locked elevator, the home flows directly into a bright, open-concept living room, dining room, and kitchen. The living room leads out onto a huge east-facing terrace, while the kitchen is equipped with Nolte Kitchen cabinets, cultured stone countertops, an Olympia Alabastri Di Rex backsplash, and a suite of high-end stainless steel appliances. Completing the lower level are a pair of bedrooms that are each adorned with dedicated closet space and have easy access to a full bathroom. In addition, one of the bedrooms has exclusive access to a west-facing balcony.
The upper level of the home is occupied entirely by a luxurious master suite saturated with natural light. The bedroom possesses a gas fireplace, a palatial walk-in closet, a private west-facing terrace, and a massive en-suite with a skylight and a walk-in shower. Finishing the home is an incredible rooftop terrace perfect for entertaining guests or enjoying weekends relaxing in solitude.
Nestled at the convergence of Greenpoint and Williamsburg, 135 Bayard is a boutique condominium brought to life by leading real estate development firm, M Development. The building is surrounded by a number of trendy restaurants, bars, cafes, and shops, particularly those that line Manhattan and Graham Avenues. Nearby subway lines include the G and L. Storage units are available in the basement.
Greenpoint is the northernmost point in the borough of Brooklyn. Greenpoint borders Williamsburg and East Bushwick, East Williamsburg, and Long Island City (Queens). This riverfront neighborhood is undergoing its own cultural makeover. Greenpoint has long been known as an immigrant neighborhood (it’s even referred to as “Little Poland”) but is also an appealing real estate option for bohemian city dwellers. Greenpoint is home to the famous McCarren Park and several churches and schools known for their architectural bonafides.
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