Privacy and craftsmanship abound in this luxurious, full service mansion condominium, custom designed for entertaining and showcasing important art. Palatial and sophisticated, this 9,600 square foot, 5 bedroom residence is located at The Abingdon, the most coveted boutique prewar condo conversion in the heart of the West Village.
One enters onto a dramatic double-height foyer with a sweeping grand white Carrara marble staircase showcasing 30’ foot ceilings. An impressive architectural statement, the staircase also serves as the central point of circulation throughout this voluminous three-story home. The main entertaining parlor floor boasts 12’ 6” foot ceilings and features a grand foyer, gallery hall, double corner great room, dining room, a separate library, and an eat-in chef’s kitchen. Magnificent proportions, a thoughtful layout and gallery walls throughout accommodate a sizable art collection. The commanding corner great room, with fireplace, is perfect for large gatherings and enjoys north and west exposures, inviting abundant natural light and postcard views of historic and protected prime West Village through multiple and oversized picture windows. The custom eat-in kitchen off the gracious dining area is accessed via the butler’s pantry for proximate service. A serene library, also with fireplace is set privately away from the grand rooms.
The upper floor is exclusive to the living quarters and features a sumptuous corner master bedroom-suite wing spanning over 1,200 square feet, with an exquisite marble bathroom, his and hers dressing rooms and home office. There are three additional bedrooms on this floor with 2 full bathrooms, as well as a private courtyard.
The lower level features an en suite guest suite, a recreation room, as well as a large private gym, laundry room and second powder room.
This immaculate, sophisticated residence is offered with integrated museum quality lighting, motorized privacy and blackout shades, central A/V and state of the art security systems in place, and direct elevator access to each floor.
The Abingdon is located at 320 West 12th Street and was originally constructed in 1906, built by William R. H. Martin and designed by acclaimed American architect Ralph S. Townsend. It was converted into a celebrated boutique condominium residence in 2013.
*Buyer Working Capital Contribution of 1% of purchase price at closing.