216 West 138th Street
Seventh & Eighth Harlem
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PRIVATE PARKING FOR 4 CARS ON THE SIDE OF THIS MID CORNER BROWNSTONE.
PRIVATE GARDEN WITH ACCESS FROM THE PARLOR FLOOR , GARDEN LEVEL AND THE REAR STRIVERS ALLEYWAY FROM ADAM CLAYTON POWELL JR. BLVD.
PART OF THE BASEMENT COMPLETES THE GARDEN LEVEL DUPLEX. PLAYROOM/DEN IS CONTAINED ON THIS FLOOR. ADD AN ADDL. FULL BATH. AND LAUNDRY. FURNACE, HOT WATER HEATER, ELECTRICAL METERS IS INCLUDED ON THIS FLOOR
PRIVATE ENTRANCE ALLOWS ACCESS TO THIS 2 BEDROOM, 3 BATH DUPLEX PLUS PLAYROOM AND DEN. OPEN FLOOR PLAN CONTAINS CUSTOM KITCHEN, LIVING/DINING ROOM, AND 2 FIREPLACES.
DOUBLE WIDE STAIRCASE LEADS TO SPACIOUS HALLWAY LEADING TO A HUGE MASTER BEDROOM WITH WALK IN CLOSET AND VANITY AREA, GAS FIREPLACE , FULL JACUZZI BATH, SEPARATE SHOWER AND ADDL. SPECIAL AMENITIES. HUGE 2ND BEDROOM AND ANOTHER FULL BATH COMPLETE THIS FLOOR. EXTRA WIDE SKYLIGHT ALLOWS SUN TO STREAM IN.
DOUBLE WIDE STAIRCASE LEADS TO HALLWAY WHICH HAS A BEDROOM SUITE THAT HAS A FULL BATH WITH CUSTOM CLOSETS, 3 LARGE WINDOWS, AND GAS FIREPLACE. SPACIOUS ROOM CONTAINS A FULL SAUNA , RELAXATION AREA, AND LAUNDRY FACILITIES. ADDL BEDROOM COMPLETES THIS FLOOR.
SLATE DESIGNED ENTRY FOYER LEADS TO GREAT ROOM WITH GAS FIREPLACE, BAY WINDOW,, WAINSCOTING, CUSTOM HW FLOOR, DESIGNER CUSTOM KITCHEN WITH VIKING APPLIANCES AND BUTLER'S PANTRY WITH WINE COOLER. DOUBLE WIDE GRAND STAIRCASE LEADS TO NEXT FLOOR. POWDER ROOM COMPLETES THIS FLOOR.
- Approx. Sq. Ft.5,100
- Central air
- Gas fireplaces
James Brown Lord, one of the architects commissioned by D.H. King, Jr., is responsible for this beautiful brick and brownstone home along the South Side of West 138th Street. Lord's four story houses, with basements, are the widest houses in the St. Nicholas Historical District....known as Strivers Row.
CUSTOM DESIGNED 2 FAMILY HOME DISTINGUISHES THIS STRIVERS ROW GEM. THIS 23 FT. WIDE BEAUTY HAS JUST UNDERGONE A TOTAL RENOVATION TAKING CARE TO PRESERVE THE PRE-WAR DETAILS LIKE CROWN MOLDINGS, OAK FLOORS, AND WORKING FIREPLACES WITH RESTORED CARVED WOOD MANTELS. A DESIGNER KITCHEN FEATURING VIKING APPLIANCES, A ROOM THAT HAS BEEN TRANSFORMED INTO A SPA CONTAINING A SAUNA , INDIVIDUALLY CONTROLLED HVAC PER FLOOR, A DOUBLE WIDE GRAND STAIRCASE, AND A JACUZZI BATHROOM ARE ALL HERE. THE OWNERS TRIPLEX FEATURES 5 BEDROOMS, 5.5 BATHROOMS, FORMAL DINING AND LIVING AREAS AND 3 WORKING FIREPLACES. THE GARDEN LEVEL DUPLEX FEATURES A SPACIOUS LIVING AND DINING ROOM WITH NEWLY DESIGNED KITCHEN, 2 LARGE BEDROOMS, PLAYROOM/DEN, LAUNDRY ROOM, 3 BATHROOMS AND TWO FIREPLACES.
THIS IS A MID CORNER PROPERTY WHICH HAS PRIVATE PARKING FOR 4 CARS ALONG THE SIDE COURTYARD. THE PRIVATE COURTYARD IS ACCESSED THROUGH THE PARLOR FLOOR AND GARDEN LEVEL. THIS IS TRULY STRIVERS ROW AT IT'S FINEST. FIRST SHOWING AT GALA OPEN HOUSE ON JAN 16, 2005.
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Uptown, from 110th Street to 155th Street, from the East River to Manhattan and St. Nicholas Avenues.
Harlem is enjoying a new renaissance — an explosion of development. Harlem residents are also finding a new range of shopping options, as 125th Street, once known for its independent bazaars that offered anything and everything for sale, is now also home to uptown sites for chains such as Disney, HandM, and Old Navy. There’s easy access to retail from such beautiful architectural enclaves as Harlem’s “Striver’s Row,” which features townhouses — many with multiple fireplaces and to-die-for molding — designed by the famous firm of McKim, Mead and White.