Penthouse B at 242 Broome, is located in Essex Crossing; a development that includes the legendary Essex Street Market, parks and green spaces, a movie theater and the Market Line marketplace modeled after European food halls and public bazaars.
SHoP Architects is responsible for the architecture of the building which twists with height to catch the path of the sun for maximum light and dramatic views.
Penthouse B is a residence is a spacious 2,478 square foot three-bedroom, 3.5 bath penthouse with soaring 10’4” ceilings, 7” wide-plank white oak floors, and a custom gas fireplace with Nero Marquina honed marble.
The kitchen has walnut cabinetry and polished Calacatta marble countertops, backsplash and kitchen island.
There is a a private, 1,282 square foot terrace with city views of the downtown and midtown skylines, East River and beyond. The terrace comes furnished with lounge furniture as well as a gas grill.
The master bath was designed to be a spa-like sanctuary with heated marble floors, freestanding bathtub.
The building’s amenities include a fitness center, children’s playroom, entertainment lounge, and ample storage.
The home is asking $7.35 million.
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