Ideally located in a premier full-service building the heart of Soho/NoLiTa,Apartment 2A at 285 Lafayette Street is a beautifully renovated condo loftwith approximately 3,910 square feet of expansive indoor living space with 3bedrooms, 3.5 baths, plus a staff room, and a large approximately 469 squarefoot private terrace.This gorgeous corner apartment seamlessly combines the finest modern finisheswith authentic pre-war loft features, which include original cast ironcolumns, touches of exposed brick, grand room proportions, oversized windows,and high ceilings with exposed wooden beams. High-level modern finishesinclude state-of-the-art iPad controls in every room, multi-zone Nest smarthome system, Somfy electric shades, Sonos sound system, Lutron lighting, anin-unit Miele washer/dryer, and a massive eat-in chef’s kitchen with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances. Additional features of this wonderfulapartment include direct elevator access, two service entrances, and a staffroom.The key-locked elevator opens directly to the grand living/dining room, withstunning proportions, cast iron columns, soaring ceilings with exposed woodenbeams, and oversized windows, which allow for dazzling natural light. Idealfor impressive entertaining, this grand room affords abundant space forluxurious living, formal dining, and is open to the enormous eat-in chef’skitchen. Replete with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances including aSub-Zero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, two sinks, and an under-cabinet winecooler, the kitchen features an enormous center island with ample space forboth dining and prep-work. A spacious gallery with plentiful storage, alaundry closet, and an elegant guests’ powder room are discreetly tucked away.The luxurious master bedroom overlooks the tranquil gardens of St. Patrick’sOld Cathedral, and boasts grand proportions, direct access to the home’sprivate terrace, and an en suite five-fixture bathroom. Abundant storage isafforded, with a walk-in closet plus additional separate closets. The lavishwindowed marble master bathroom features dual sinks, a free-standing steamshower, separate deep soaking tub, radiant floor heating and heated towelracks. Wonderful private outdoor space is afforded in the approximately 469square foot terrace, which is accessible from both the master bedroom, and oneof the secondary bedrooms. The second and third bedrooms are each appointedwith full en suite bathrooms, gracious proportions, and ample storage space. Aseparate staff room with abundant storage and a second service entrance,complete the home.Originally built in the late 1800s as the Hawley & Hoops chocolate factory,285 Lafayette Street has been converted to a full-service luxury loftcondominium building in the heart of Soho/NoLiTa. Top-notch amenities includea full-time doorman/concierge, an expansive landscaped roof deck, and a"Project" by Equinox in the building. The New York Public Library isimmediately accessible as well, through a separate corner entrance.285 Lafayette Street is situated among some of the most notable and chicrestaurants, cafes, and shopping in Manhattan. Nearby subway lines include theB/D/F/M/R/W/6. Pets are welcome.