245 Tenth, nestled among West Chelsea art galleries, offers brand new contemporary condos alongside and overlooking one of the hottest attractions in NYC – the High Line Park. Much of the building is clad in stamped stainless steel panels that change as light shifts and seasons change, creating an animation of the building itself.
456 West 19 Street is a rare boutique building of 22 duplexes that recalls Chelsea’s industrial past and combines that with minimalist interiors and modern convenience. Besides the stunning apartments, a huge draw of this building is it’s location – overlooking the High-Line Park, a few blocks north of the Meat Packing District, and short walk to the NYC Art Gallery scene.
520 West Chelsea is a new condo designed by Anabelle Selldorf located at 520 West 19th, next to the High Line Park and neighboring the Frank Ghery designed IAC headquarters and Jean Nouvel designed 100 Eleventh Ave – or in Starchitect heaven to some.
200 Eleventh Avenue is a stunning new ultra-luxury building designed by Selldorf Architects that is inspired by the neighboring industrial buildings of Chelsea. This inspiration is evident in the double-height residences, enormous windows, very distinctive stainless steel exterior and cast gunmetal glazed terra-cotta base.
Most recently a dormitory for married General Theological Seminary students, 422W20 was designed by Neville & Bagge and built in 1895. Slated for occupancy late summer, 422W20 is a precision renovation using the existing floor plans with significant improvements: central air conditioning, new windows, and new design elements by Alan Wanzenberg Architects, including new floors, kitchens, bathrooms, and amenity spaces.
Few new build condominiums have attracted the attention of Nouvel, situated at 100 Eleventh Avenue. Designed by visionary architect Jean Nouvel, it is one of the most striking new developments to appear on the Manhattan skyline in the last two decades. But it has much more to offer than just good looks- providing residents with incomparable living spaces and world beating amenities. The 23-story landmark features over 1,650 different windowpanes, in what is one of the most complex architectural feats ever undertaken. The curved wall of colorless glass panes has been designed to capture the light differently both throughout the day and across the changing seasons, leading to an ever changing blanket of shades and textures. Nouvel’s love of light is carried over into the design of the residences, all of which feature wall-to-ceiling windows and floorings covered with transparent gloss to boost the effects of sunlight. Open plan kitchens are designed to flow into the living areas and utilize steel, glass, terrazzo and custom lighting alongside Viking appliances to create a truly unique space. Bathrooms are no less ambitious, featuring Corian surfaces, Kohler soaking tubs, and bespoke touch-sensitive fixtures by Jado. The amenities on offer are world-class and include a fitness centre complete with Cybex equipment, a 70-foot heated swimming pool, sauna, wet bar, private screening room, relaxation lounge, valet parking and concierge service provided by Luxury Attaché. The building is also home to one of the city’s most captivating gardens. Constructed from a blend of glass, steel and concrete, it features soaring trees and a six-story high hanging garden.
The Caledonia, Manhattan’s first luxury condominium tower on the highly anticipated High Line Park, is located at 450 West 17th Street between Ninth and Tenth Avenues. Situated at the nexus of West Chelsea and the Meatpacking District, these condominium residences reveal breathtaking views of the Hudson River and Manhattan skyline.
Designed by maverick architect Neil Denari, HL 23 is a futuristic design featuring industrial steel and glass curtain wall. HL23 is a new luxury boutique condo that takes its name from its location adjacent to the High Line Park on W 23rd St. The eastern most part of HL 23 is cantilevered over the High Line Park. Enormous windows showcase magnificent north and south views of the High Line and surrounds, as well as eastern views as well.
Situated at 420 West 25th Street, Loft 25 combines the redevelopment of a nine-story commercial property with a new seven-story build. Handsomely joined by Traboscia Roiatti Studio architects through the use of stainless steel stringcourses projecting from the facades, the two buildings which make up Loft 25 offer 60 loft-style apartments, four garden duplex apartments and three penthouses. All apartments have access to a range of world class amenities. The attractive glass facade of Loft 25 hints at the clean, spacious design of the apartments within. Featuring Nordic ash flooring, solid wood doors and oversized thermopane windows, the interiors are both modern and luxurious. Kitchens feature bespoke glass cabinets by Schiffini, Bosch cookers and fully integrated, double fridge-freezers by Liebherr. Bathrooms are equally impressive, making use of teak vanities with Duravit sinks, Toto one-peace toilets and porcelemosa tiling. They are completed by state-of-the-art Nobili Spa showers. Residents at Loft 25 benefit from two spacious outdoor areas. The landscaped courtyard, complete with ornamental pool can be accessed via the impressive lobby and provides the ideal place to sit with a coffee or meet with friends before heading into the city. The impressive roof terrace, with its views across the Hudson River, is the perfect place to watch the city as it changes through the seasons. In addition to these relaxing outdoor areas, residents also have access to a fully equipped fitness centre, parking, private screening room, lounge, laundry room and live-in superintendent.
The Metal Shutter House is a Residential Condominium with a Gallery Retail space on the ground floor. The building is located in the newly re-zoned West Chelsea district of Manhattan just west of the High Line. The Metal Shutter House, in close proximity to other high-rise buildings, is designed to take advantageof both light and surrounding views.
Designed by Daniel Goldner Architects, Modern 23 is one of the most sought after new build condominiums in Manhattan. Located at 350 West 23rd Street in the heart of vibrant Chelsea, Modern 23 offers some of the most luxurious residential opportunities in the city. Its eight ultra-modern floors are shared by only fifteen apartments, each with its own private outdoor space, making it the ideal residence for those looking for privacy within the heart of the city. Each apartment is finished to the highest of standards, with fixtures and fittings echoing the sleek modern design of the building’s exterior. Rift Oak flooring and gas fireplaces add a touch of luxury, whilst sliding wall-to-ceiling windows provide spectacular views and plenty of light. Open kitchens are fitted with bespoke oak cabinets and stone worktops, complimented by the very best appliances supplied by Sub-Zero, Wolf and Asko. Limestone finished bathrooms feature Calacatta marble floors, double vanities, oversized jungle-style showers and top-of-the-range Zuma bathtubs. Each of the fifteen apartments also enjoys its own private balcony and terrace. Modern 23 is perfectly located for access to many of the city’s most exclusive restaurants, boutique shops and museums. The unique High Line Park is only a few moments away and can be seen from the rooftop deck to which residents have exclusive access. The building also features storage facilities and a 24-hour doorman.