240 E HOUSTON ST, Apt 5E


East Village

2 BD, 2 BA

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Take advantage of this rare opportunity to own within one of the most unique condominium buildings in the East Village. Conveniently located on East Houston off 1st Avenue, this gorgeous 1090 SF top floor 1 bedroom + home office (functional 2 bedroom), 2-bathroom residence boasts a 530 SF private roof top terrace. Enjoy a loft-like layout with an open living room fit for entertaining, windowed dining area and L-shaped chefs kitchen with modern stainless steel appliances. Exclusive to the 5th floor residences, natural light pours in through 2 dramatic skylights in the living and dining room, in addition to 8 East facing windows spanning the entire apartment making it a bright and welcoming space. The generously proportioned 12x20 master bedroom features a large walk in closet and en-suite bathroom complete with a washer/dryer. Additional space includes a 10x13 home office, which can easily functioning as a second bedroom or large home office as needed. Direct stair access from the apartment leads to a charming 530 SF private roof terrace with breathtaking views of the East Village and Downtown skyline. Complete with electrical outlets and a direct waterline hookup, the private roof terrace offers the opportunity to create the outdoor oasis of your dreams!Originally built in 1920 and comprised of four separate buildings later combined, this 5 story prewar elevator building has original details and classic New York charm in addition to a video intercom system. Located in prime East Village and the neighboring Lower East Side, this building is home to Union Market grocery store in the ground level retail, and theres also Whole Foods and Trader Joes just a few short blocks away. Endless entertainment is at your fingertips at Essex Crossing which provides unparalleled amenities including The Market Line, Essex Market, Regal Cinemas, Target, expansive green space and The Gutter Bowling alley, as well as various cultural institutions. Home to a variety of eclectic restaurants, bars and shops, as well as Tompkins Square Park, the East Village is a vibrant neighborhood complete with both character and charm. Close proximity to major train lines (F, M, J, Z, 6, B, D) and FDR drive.

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Courtesy of: The Corcoran Group
Property: 240 E HOUSTON ST


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  • Pre war Pre war
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The East Village extends from East Houston Street to 14th Street, between Fourth Avenue and Lafayette Street and the East River. Home to the original New York punk scene and bikers for decades, the East Village has boomed in recent years into a community alive with residents from all over the world. The available housing consists mainly of walk-up buildings (many of which are now refurbished) and several new residential buildings. The East Village has become home to trendy shops, art galleries, bars and every type of cuisine imaginable. There are also several movie theaters within walking distance, including the newly renovated Sunshine Theater on Houston Street.

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