23â€˜ Wide Townhouse on Prime W Chelsea Block
Currently configured as six apartments, this townhouse will be delivered vacant. It may be kept for investment income purposes (with the potential for a duplex owner's residence, if desired) or transformed into a stunning single-family home.
353 West 20th St. is an exceptional 23 ft-wide Greek Revival townhouse located on one of West Chelsea's most coveted tree-lined blocks. This special property is being offered with Landmark-approved plans by acclaimed designer Bradley Bayou, allowing the buyer to immediately begin construction while still having the opportunity to customize finishes & interior details. THIS WILL SAVE THE BUYER APPROXIMATELY 2 YEARS IN LANDMARKS APPROVAL TIME. Once completed this will be one of the finest homes downtown.
The finished townhouse will consist of approx. 6,000 interior SF & over 1,000 exterior SF throughout its rear garden and terrace. A large elevator will connect all 6 floors, including the lower level & penthouse.
Lower Level: Encompasses an entertainment area, wet bar, wine cellar, gym & laundry.
Garden Floor: A large & impeccably finished kitchen flows into the 2 story Great Room featuring a 22 ft high wall of glass looking out onto the 23X30 ft garden.
Parlor Floor: A gracious entry hall leads to an loft-like living & dining area. The impressive room features 2 fireplaces, French windows & soaring ceiling heights. A floating stairway connects the Parlor & Garden levels.
Master Suite: A large master suite with 2 windowed baths, library with fireplace, custom walk-through wardrobe & a wall of floor-to-ceiling glass at the rear.
Fifth Floor: 2 bedrooms with en suite windowed baths, a large playroom/den & additional laundry facilities.
Penthouse: Dramatic space suitable as both a bedroom or an additional living area. Features high ceilings, 11-ft operable glass walls, a full windowed bath & wet bar.