230 Riverside 1K
New York City, NY
Prewar proportions, modern finishes and incredible storage are the hallmarks of this renovated one-bedroom, one-bathroom in a full-service Upper West Side condominium just steps from Riverside Park.<br> <br> An entry foyer ushers you inside to reveal 10-foot-tall beamed ceilings, bright, southern exposures and 5-inch-wide oak floors throughout. The open living area provides a generous footprint for seating, dining and office areas surrounded by designer lighting and a wall of tall built-in bookcases. The windowed kitchen is outfitted with Italian white lacquer cabinetry, quartzite counters and upscale appliances, including a Miele cooktop and oven, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Fisher & Paykel dishwasher drawer and a built-in microwave.<br> <br> Head to the expansive bedroom, large enough to accommodate a king-size bed, with plenty of room for a seating area and desk. Two custom walk-in closets, plus another large closet in the entry, offer an immense amount of storage. A beautiful bathroom wrapped in Carrara and Calacatta marble with a pedestal sink and a large tub/shower completes this exceptional Upper West Side home.<br> <br> 230 Riverside Drive is a handsome brick and terra cotta structure completed in 1930 and converted to condominium use in 2007. The pet-friendly building offers a gorgeous art deco lobby, 24-hour doorman and concierge service, a fitness center, children's playroom, laundry, storage, a bike room and a delivery notification system.<br> <br> This Upper West Side enclave is surrounded by some of the best parks in the city, including Riverside Park, Joan of Arc Park and the Hudson River Greenway right outside your door and Central Park just four blocks away. Fantastic shopping, dining and nightlife venues run along Broadway, while Trader Joe's and Columbus Circle shopping center's Whole Foods, Target and HomeGoods are within easy reach. Access to transportation is excellent, with 1/2/3, B and C trains, bus service and CitiBike stations all nearby.