Tower Residence 32 This gracefully proportioned, full-floor 4,491 sq ft Tower Residence with three bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms is designed for elegant living on a grand scale. Its richly detailed finishes are conceived throughout by Studio Sofield, and demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to traditional materiality, quality and craftmanship. A formal central entrance gallery with white macauba stone floors offers and views to both north and south. Double macassar ebony doors open into the spectacular Great Room, which boasts monumental ceiling heights of 14ft and intricate parquet floors in custom smoke-gray solid oak.Partial Great Room views of Central Park are showcased by floor-to-ceiling windows framed in bronze.
The expansive eat-in corner kitchen with south-western exposures features custom-crafted cabinetry by Mark Wilkinson of Smallbone of Devizes, finished in a choice of light or dark hand-rubbed plaster or chateau gray oak. The countertops and backsplash are stepped crystallo white quartzite, and appliances by Gaggenau include convection and steam ovens, a gas range with pot filler and vented hood, a fully integrated coffee machine, two dishwashers and a side-by-side refrigerator and freezer.
A corner master suite with southern city skyline views is luxuriously appointed with two generous walk-in closets, a dressing hall and a windowed master bath with walls and floors in veined white onyx. Custom bathroom fixtures include a freestanding polished nickel bathtub by William Holland, exclusive Studio Sofield-designed bronze fittings hand-cast by P.E. Guerin, and elegant glass rod and bronze sconces. The glass-enclosed, windowed shower features dual showerheads and body sprays in bronze. The secondary guest bedroom also enjoys southern views; the third has exposures to the north and east. Two full guest bathrooms are finished in crystallo gold quartzite and silverian pearl marble, while the powder room features a stone vanity, floors and wainscoting in jewel onyx. All full baths offer radiant underfloor heating.
Residents at 111 West 57th Street will benefit from a discreet porte cochère entrance on 58th Street, an 82ft two-lane swimming pool with private cabanas, separate sauna, steam and treatment rooms, a light-flooded, double-height fitness center with mezzanine terrace, private dining room and chef’s catering kitchen, residents’ lounge with expansive terrace, meeting rooms and a study, 24-hour attended entrances and dedicated concierge service.
111 West 57th Street represents a commitment to the quality of craft, history, and philosophy behind New York City’s classic skyscrapers. The graceful tower, designed by SHoP Architects with interiors by Studio Sofield, will rise to a soaring 1,428 feet tall when completed. The historic Steinway Hall, originally built in 1923 by Warren & Wetmore, is currently being reimagined and integrated with the modern new tower as remarkable residences and amenities. With one tower residence per floor, this exclusive offering will feature only 46 full-floor and duplex condominiums with unparalleled 360-degree views of Central Park and the Manhattan skyline. A façade of terra cotta, glass, and bronze filigree will bring back the quality, materiality and details of historic New York towers, while taking advantage of the latest technology to create new standards of excellence in engineering and fabrication.