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Located at 201 East 57th Street, this building offers a luxurious selection of 2 to 5 bedroom residences and penthouses. 252 East 57th Street is defined by its curved glass shape and immaculate interior details. Designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, this architectural achievement provides beautiful views, a great location, the latest amenities and much more to its residents.
When the architectural renderings for 252 East 57th Street were unveiled in 2007, there was a lot of excitement surrounding its angular design. Although the developers had to overcome some obstacles like moving an adjacent school location, World Wide Group stuck to the project and was able to begin working on the actual building in 2010. Construction really picked up earlier this year and is slated to be completed by 2016.
The building’s 65-story glass facade is absolutely beautiful. Not only does it add a lot to the New York skyline, but it also provides residents with wonderful views of the East River, Central Park and the rest of Manhattan. The entrance to 252 East 57th Street leads into a stunning lobby that features marble, walnut paneling and a living green wall.
When you go inside one of the 93 units in this building, you’ll promptly notice the immense attention to detail of interior architect Daniel Romualdez. Each gorgeous kitchen features walnut cabinetry, white HanStone glass quartz backsplashes & countertops, and Miele appliances. Master bedrooms include walk-in closets, as well as en-suite baths. The master bathrooms are finished with walnut vanities and polished white Nanoglass walls.
Other notable features of 252 East 57th Street’s residences include white oak floors and Dornbracht fixtures. The temperature inside every residence can easily be kept at the perfect level thanks to the presence of a four pipe ceiling hung fan coil HVAC.
With a gym equipped by Technogym, professional studios for yoga, Pilates or spinning, a 75-foot swimming pool, and a relaxation room that offers sauna, steam or ice, 252 East 57th Street is the perfect place for fitness enthusiasts to call home. Other great amenities include a doorman, two finished guest suites, garage parking, a private screening room, elevator, billiard room, and children’s playroom.
There are currently over a dozen 252 East 57th Street residences on the market. The properties range in size from 2 to 5 bedrooms, and many include a balcony. Available floorplans include:
- 2 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms with 1,750 square feet of space
- 3 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms with 2,196 square feet of space
- 4 bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms with 3,338 square feet of space
- 5 bedrooms and 5.5 bathrooms with 5,242 square feet of space
The building’s residences start at $4.5 million. Based on 14 active sales, 252 East 57th Street’s average price per square foot is $2,999.
One of the great aspects of this building’s Midtown East location is it’s right next to a Whole Foods. 252 East 57th Street also provides convenient access to the best of what New York has to offer, including great restaurants like Mr Chow.