AVAILABLE FURNISHED OR UNFURNISHED - Located in a legendary building in the heart of NoHo, this exceptional two-bedroom, three-bathroom apartment has been completely transformed into an ultra-luxury home fit only for the most elite, high-minded buyer seeking to experience true Downtown living.
New Yorks grandest address when it opened in 1897, this building was designed by revered architects De Lemos & Cordesalso famous for Macys Herald Squareand designated a landmark in 1999. In the 1970s it was home to the Downtown artist and fashion designer Maripol, who hung out on the roof here with friends like Madonna, Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, and Basquiat. Today, the newly renovated apartments include the finest of everything, from tech to fixtures, in a timeless yet modern setting.
The home features 14-foot barrel-vaulted ceilings throughout with floor-to-ceiling windows ushering in copious natural light. There are dimmable switches for the recessed cove LED lights, pre-wiring for power shades, and a complete lighting system, customizable to the homeowners preferences. The floors by Listone Giordano Reserve are multilayer-engineered fumed oak Italian hardwood with a natural oil finish. The incredible Arclinea Italian chefs kitchen incorporates distinctive vertical staved Lignum Et Lapis doors, stainless steel detailing and footrests, along with integrated LED under-cabinet illumination into a flawless cooking experience. Top-of-the-line Gaggenau 400 Series appliances include a fridge with temperature-controlled drawers and motorized glass shelving, full-height freezer with advanced refrigeration technology, an induction cooktop with four cooking zones, a built-in wall oven featuring automatic doors, a power dishwasher, and a 101-bottle wine cooler. The supremely elegant kitchen island is topped by Ceasarstone counters with artful wood bar inlays.
There are 65-inch Samsung 4K smart TVs in the bedrooms equipped with an Apple TV subscription, while the bathrooms contain radiant-heated slate floors, walnut-finished Boffi vanities and built-in storage. From top to bottom, every detail has been seen to in this exceptional home. The Pure Air high-efficiency particulate air filtration system removes 99% of harmful particles, while the thermostat is remotely accessible, allowing users to control their heating and cooling system from any location. There are Ecosmart clean burning, eco-friendly bioethanol fireplaces in the master bedroom and living room, Cat 6 wiring, and an eye-pleasing Diamond paint finish. The laundry room is complete with a side-by-side washer/dryer unit and stainless steel under-mount trough sink.
640 Broadway sits squarely in the epicenter of Downtown Manhattan, at the crossroads of SoHo, Nolita and Greenwich Village. Part of the NoHo Historic District, the neighborhoods distinctive boutiques, high-fashion enclaves, iconic bistros and sophisticated galleries are right outside your front door. A Whole Foods Market is also nearby, while the B/D/F/M, N/R and 6 trains all stop within a few short blocks.