Here’s a chance rent a sprawling space in the famous Ansonia on the Upper West Side for $21,000 a month. The 2,900-square-foot pad offers stunning views from east, south, and west exposures. The capacious co-op is the result of combining three units that formed their own wing of the building, representing the largest original layout ever designed by the building’s architect, Duboy of Graves and Duboy. The apartment was listed for sale in back in 2015 for $12M.
Cool Listings, Historic Homes, Upper West Side
Rent a turreted 10-room wing of the Upper West Side’s famous Ansonia co-op for $21K a month, Wed, November 7, 2018
Cool Listings, Interiors, Upper West Side
$16M turreted Ansonia co-op combo is an Upper West Side opportunity for the ages, Thu, February 8, 2018
For every micro apartment that steals headlines, it seems that New York City responds with a massive mega-mansion or sprawling sky palace to reassure anyone who craves a city apartment the size of a small city. This combination of four apartments in the historic Ansonia condominium residence at 2109 Broadway on the Upper West Side is the latest example (h/t Curbed). Four individual apartments await the possibilities, asking $16.185 million. This is also a rare opportunity to a create a duplex, which would be one of only five in the building.
Get a peek at 5,700 square feet of historic Ansonia interiors
Daily Link Fix
Daily Link Fix: East Harlem Schools Gets a Fun Edible Garden; 12 Crazy Facts about the Ansonia, Fri, October 17, 2014
- Edible Schoolyard NYC’s new garden at P.S./M.S. 7 in East Harlem includes colorful planters in a variety of shapes, as well as a teaching space and indoor kitchen. See all the photos and plans on Field Condition.
- And the architects of P.S./M.S. 7’s garden, WORKac, are interviewed today on designboom.
- Untapped Cities has 12 crazy facts about the Upper West Side’s iconic Ansonia. Did you know this is where the 1919 World Series was rigged?
- Stephen Von Worley’s new data visualization project colors urban streets based on their cardinal direction. Check it out on Co.Design.
- Haunted hipsters…the Bowery Boys share four ghost stories of Brooklyn.
Images: Edible Schoolyard NYC’s garden at P.S./M.S. 7 via WORKac (L); The Ansonia via Jeffrey via photopin cc (R)
Do Not Disturb! Peeking Into the NYC Condo Hotel Market, Thu, July 24, 2014
Who wouldn’t want to be able to order a juicy burger in the middle of the night and have it delivered in mere minutes? Or never have to worry about making the bed or folding sheets ever again (does anyone know how to fold the fitted sheet properly)? How about having an on-call masseuse? This is the life of living in a condo hotel.
Today, the city is teeming with these luxurious hybrids. The Residences at the Ritz Carlton in Battery Park City are home to the city’s most expensive listing at $118 million. The landmark Plaza Hotel was partially converted to 181 residences in 2008. And let’s not forget One57, the 90-story, 52-condo tower that will be the first five-star luxury hotel to rise in New York City in the last ten years. But do the vacation-worthy amenities at these buildings make them dominant in the real estate market?