56 Leonard Street, Apt 22B-WEST
The moment you step through the over-sized 8 foot front door, you are greeted by warm and beautiful Appalachian White Oak floors and the breathtaking great room! With a corner exposure and two glass walls the dynamic city skyline serves as the background. Meanwhile the stunning Molteni chef's kitchen boasts satin-etched glass cabinetry and seamlessly-incorporated appliances from Sub-Zero and Miele and a semi-movable island anchor this show stopper of a room! Designed for relaxation or entertaining large groups, the space also features inside/outside living with an over-sized balcony which offers additional vantage points!
When it's time to retreat for the evening, the over-sized master bedroom suite is a dream. It features a private balcony, endless custom closets; a dressing area; and windowed five-fixture spa-like bathroom adorned with a double vanity, water closet, custom and Grohe fixtures, and travertine and Thassos marble, radiant heated floors, and a glass enclosed steam shower. Meanwhile, the focal point is the free-standing soaking tub--designed to be enjoyed while taking in the skyline of Manhattan!
On the other wing of the apartment are two additional bedroom suites with plenty of closet space and gorgeous en-suite bathrooms. Both bedrooms are outfitted with custom desks and built out custom shelves and cabinets. Along with multiple zoned 4-pipe heating and cooling system for year-round climate control, a W/D, electronic shades, additional storage unit and a simple but elegant powder room with a sculptured travertine sink complete the picture of this perfect light filled and spacious 3 bedroom home!
56 Leonard has an incredibly friendly and knowledgeable staff along with a live-in Building Manager, on-site parking and 17,000 square feet of amenities spread over two levels. The incredibly modern 75 foot lap pool with a sundeck, fitness center, treatment room, sauna, steam room, library lounge, screening room, private dining room, multiple terraces, and a playroom are linked together by an amazing spiral poured-concrete staircase embodying modern design. Internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor Anish Kapoor, is in the midst of installing his first permanent work in New York, at the base of the building, completing the masterpiece that Herzog and DeMeuron envisioned. Now a global landmark and signature of the New York skyline, 56 Leonard is a marvel, and the perfect marriage of engineering and design that embodies the future of luxury city living.