This $20M West Village townhouse has a rear wall of glass and a 40-foot-high steel facade

Posted On Tue, July 30, 2019 By

Posted On Tue, July 30, 2019 By In Cool Listings, West Village 

Photo credit: Evan Joseph for Modlin Group.

This ultra-contemporary single-family townhouse a 829 Greenwich Street is immediately recognizable from the outside: Its entire facade is comprised of a single piece of 40-foot-high steel. The four-story house lives up to its public face, courtesy of celebrated architect Matthew Baird, offering a private parking garage, a landscaped roof deck, a rear facade of floor-to-ceiling glass and a basement wine cellar. The highly sought-after Manhattan neighborhood on the border of the West Village and Meatpacking District doesn’t hurt–and is likely a big part of the reason this unique home is asking $19.750 million.

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

The materials and design details used here were inspired by the industrial roots of the nearby Meatpacking District. The rear of the home is constructed as a three-story glass curtain wall for brilliant sunlight all day long.

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

Within you’ll find an up-to-the minute, stylish and spacious kitchen that opens to a family room/dining room with a wood-burning fireplace. Tucked away upstairs is a double-height, skylit music/entertainment room,

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

For warm months there’s a landscaped garden with an outdoor kitchen and a rooftop terrace. An outdoor fireplace and amazing views make it hard to go indoors.

829 Greenwich Street, cool listings, interiors, west village, townhouses

On the ground floor is a private garage and office space–an ideal commute! On the lowest level is a wine cellar, plus laundry.

[Listing: 829 Greenwich Street by Maggie Gold Selig for Modlin Group]

[At CityRealty]

RELATED:

Photo credit: Evan Joseph for Modlin Group.

Tags : ,

Neighborhoods : West Village

MOST RECENT ARTICLES

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTERS

Thank you, your sign-up request was successful!
This email address is already subscribed, thank you!
Please provide a valid email address.
Please complete the CAPTCHA.
Oops. Something went wrong. Please try again later.