This lovely one bedroom apartment has been freshly painted, modernized, renovated and updated. The new stainless steel appliances refrigerator, stove and dishwasher have never been used. It is open, bright and is serene. It has the original Art Deco and prewar details such as high ceilings, windows in each room, archways, handsome wood panel floors, ample closets.
It has a mid-century modern kitchen with appliances on one wall with an intimate dining area, closet and setback shelf. The living room has an arch, double window an a gracious eating area. A traditional arch and hallway separates the bathroom and bedroom from the common area. The white windowed bathroom has period black and white stone subway tiles. There is a floor to ceiling walk-in-closet in the graciously laid out double windowed bedroom.
Located in a prewar building elevator building designed by architect Horace Ginsbern who was responsible for the Park Plaza Apartments, the first Art Deco building in the Bronx. This elevator building is setback and has seasonal roses flourishing on trellises in front. The hand laid Italian brick pathway leads to the building. It is surrounded with seasonal flora, trees, plants and shrubs. At the end of the entry path is a Zen fountain high above. The entrance to the building was recently renovated and it also has an intercom. The art deco lobby’s floors are stone and there is a period staircase that ascends to the top floor with a traditional wooden hand rail. The elevator was replaced within the last few years. There is a laundry , service elevator and individual storage (outside vendor) in the basement. The super lives-in. Heat and hot water is included in the maintenance. Sorry DOGS are no longer allowed. Cats Only. There is a Capital Assessment in the amount of $83.10.
The bus stops for the Jitney to the Metro North, MTA local and express buses are across the street. The #1 subway is three blocks east of the avenue. The building is adjacent to an intimate and famous park. You are a short distance to the library, International Leadership Charter High School, JFK High School , Riverdale, Johnson and Broadway shopping streets, trendy and fast food restaurants, Starbucks, gyms, Riverdale Spa, Riverdale Tennis, outdoor parking is across the street and indoor parking on west 231st.There is a five minute drive or bus ride to Manhattan College, Riverdale Country, Ethical Culture, Marymount College, Horace Mann and Fieldston.