Property Description for 122 Waverly Place
Welcome to a truly incomparable property in Greenwich Village, where luxury, rich history, and design converge in a stunning showcase of architectural excellence. This extraordinary townhouse has been completely transformed by the visionary talents of renowned architects, David Howell and Steffani Aarons, and interior designers from DHD Architecture and Interior Design.
This home has undergone a complete gut renovation to create a modern chic living space that transcends the ordinary, offering a harmonious blend of timeless elegance and contemporary sophistication. Prepare to be captivated into a world where impeccable craftsmanship and thoughtful design converge to create an unrivaled residential masterpiece that candidly embodies the warmth one would want to feel in a home.
122 Waverly Place is an exquisite masterpiece that exudes luxury in every detail across its five grand-scale levels, encompassing approximately 7,310 sq. ft. Nestled on a historic, tree-lined block, this meticulously designed gut renovated home captivates with three extraordinary outdoor spaces, totaling approximately 1,925 sq. ft. Experience the tranquility of a landscaped garden with your own pool, indulge in the fully-finished rooftop deck, or unwind on the library terrace with its retractable awning, seamlessly intwining outdoor serenity into everyday living. Light reigns in every room, flooding from two fifth floor skylights illuminating the center of the home.
Upon entering the elegantly designed foyer, one is greeted by the warm ambiance of this beautiful brownstone. You are welcomed by a mesmerizing 30 stairwell chandelier by Juniper that spans the entire height of the house, beginning at the roof & ending just above the kitchen table. Adjacent to the entrance, a powder room awaits, while a vast built-in wine wall stands between the powder room and the elevator. This wine wall artfully exposed, illuminated, and refrigerated complements the kitchen and exudes dynamic allure. Conveniently, the cabinets on both sides of the wine wall offer storage for coats and jackets. Further inside, a cozy sitting room area beckons, complete with an inviting electric fireplace.
A culinary paradise awaits in the sleek chef's kitchen, boasting top-of-the-line Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, custom ribbed wood veneer and high gloss night armor cabinetry, Buster & Punch London Hardware, Caesarstone countertops, and exquisite custom millwork. Feel the sun cascading through the magnificent two story window wall while sitting at your custom upholstered banquette, in your eat in kitchen, providing a tranquil dining experience. Glass shelves and illuminated cabinetry add a touch of elegance for displaying dcor. Over the kitchen island, pendant lighting provides a finishing touch of brilliance.
Take a leisurely promenade out to the garden terrace, this delightful retreat, features a gas barbecue, fire table and private heated pool, that doubles as a soothing swim spa. Adjacent to these amenities, a cozy seating area surrounds the fire table, allowing for the perfect space to gather friends and family. Enjoy a game, or your favorite show on the outdoor television while sipping a cold beverage from your wet bar refrigerator. Conveniently accessible through the kitchen, this inviting space promises endless moments of relaxation and enjoyment.
Ascending to the second floor, enter into the expansive living room area, you can immediately appreciate the charm of exposed brick walls complemented by an Arabescato Antico stone wall gas fireplace and a TV setup. The space is adorned with striking Amuneal Shelving boasting a sleek gunmetal finish, providing both functionality and style. The sheer drapery in the living room adds an elegant touch enhancing the overall ambiance of the space. Get lost in your favorite book, while relaxing by the fire.
Adding an element of elegance and sophistication, the dedicated wine lounge serves as the perfect gathering space for connoisseurs to share their collection with friends. The exposed backlit brick walls are highlighted through three long strips cut into the drywall revealing the building's original brick dating back to the 1900s. Custom-built cabinetry discreetly houses a TV, blending with the stairway behind it, and a full bar ensures added convenience for entertainment and relaxation. The fully equipped bar includes a dishwasher, beverage fridge, and Italian wine fridge allowing for seamless entertainment.
The third floor presents two generously-sized bedrooms, each graced with its own ensuite bath featuring Caesarstone countertops. The first bedroom designed with custom neutral white decor complements double beds with storage space below, accompanied by upholstered walls. Illuminated arches adorned with neon light up stars create a captivating bedroom ambiance. The room boasts a built-in desk space, a TV, and a hanging bubble chair. Additionally, an ensuite bathroom with Caesarstone countertops & sleek hardware adds convenience. The floor-to-ceiling glass allows you to feel the sun cascading through the bedroom, the view of the ivy covered buildings give the illusion of an enchanted forest. The highlight of this bedroom is the contemporary walk-in closet featuring Gucci wallpaper, this bedroom offers a luxurious and private haven of comfort.
The second bedroom has an expansive walk-in closet with double doors, learning room and an ensuite bath featuring Caeserstone countertops. The learning room is outfitted with a dedicated desk space, comic book wallpaper and backlit upholstery illuminating the walls with a soft upward glow, complementing the neutral color scheme. Natural light cascades through the french windows overlooking the historic architecture and tree-lined block that makes up Waverly Place.
A world of entertainment and refinement awaits on the fourth floor. Revel in the elegance of a well-appointed wet bar equipped with an ice maker and adorned with stunning Amuneal Shelving in the study, which also boasts its own powder room. Backlit hand-selected Onyx accents grace the bar and desk area. This expansive study exudes tranquility and exclusivity, showcasing a Honey Grey Onyx backsplash, an electric fireplace encased in Bardiglio Blue ABC Stone walls. Open the french doors and step right out to your own private second outdoor terrace with a fountain, lighting, and trex flooring, seamlessly blending indoor-outdoor living
The guest room features an en-suite full bath, large closet and a stylishly upholstered back wall. The industrial sleek ensuite bathroom features a high gloss black magic vanity, empira black ceasarstone counter tops, and Rubinetti Fantini Hardware. Above the nightstand area, mirrored panels with drop-down lighting create a delightful atmosphere. Enjoy views of the New York Skyline including the Empire State Building.
Reigning on the fifth floor, the primary bedroom is enhanced with backlit Onyx accents, a warm electric fireplace, a seamlessly integrated TV, and meticulously hand-crafted Venetian Plaster. An exquisite sanctuary bathed in an abundance of natural light with mesmerizing views of the iconic Empire State Building & NYC Skyline. Upon entering the primary suite, you will love every detail, as there is so much tucked away including a discreet cabinetry alcove containing concealed drawers, a beverage refrigerator, a mirrored landing space, and a concealed stackable washer and dryer. Custom Motorized window treatments , accessible through the Creston home automation system, encompass a unique system for the slanted skylight windows, as well as luxurious drapery and roller shades. The entire back wall is adorned with plush upholstery and integrated lighting, complementing the bespoke custom bed for the utmost in comfort and elegance.
The lavish bathroom suite includes an exquisite soaking tub with backlit Onyx steals the spotlight, complemented by a walk-in steam shower boasting a color-changing lighting system and six invigorating body sprays. Highlights include double stone vanities, a convenient make-up vanity, and a spacious walk-in closet with distinct sections for . Ensuring longevity, all surfaces are shielded by glass or mirrored doors to safeguard against humidity and steam, and every window is equipped with safety features.
Crowned atop this remarkable architectural marvel, the tiered roof terrace unveils breathtaking 360 panoramic views, from the Freedom Tower to The Empire State Building offering a serene haven with custom built-in seating. An enchanting outdoor oasis, the roof terrace features a motorized retractable skylight, a walkable skylight, a glass railing, and a captivating wall adorned with cut-outs, allowing the lights inside to shimmer through. The lush green roof harmoniously melds with nature, making it an ideal retreat for outdoor gatherings and moments of relaxation. Complementing this retreat, a bar equipped with a sink and beverage refrigerator elevates the rooftop experience, creating a picturesque setting for entertaining or unwinding amidst the surrounding beauty. Watch a magical sunset with friends and a glass of wine while the lights of New York City come to life at dusk.
Venture down from the kitchen to the wellness cellar, characterized by wood walls and a Caeserstone entryway and flooring, welcoming you to a world of rejuvenation. Embrace a healthy lifestyle in the full gym, pamper yourself in the massage and wellness room, and find relaxation in the sauna. A refreshing plunge pool awaits, while the recreational room offers amenities including a water spicket, icemaker, towel warmer, and a TV, creating a cozy space for leisure. Every inch of space has been used for convenient additional storage with built-ins situated by the stairs, with a concealed unit housing the AV Closet. Completing this haven of tranquility is a laundry room with full size double Miele washer/dryers and bathroom featuring hexagon tiles. The cellar boasts its own entrance with security lights, providing the perfect escape.
The Cellar level includes staff quarters with a customized wall to look like a window with a city view!
Additional features include an elevator, thermostats, continuous video surveillance on the roof and entry doors, motorized shades, intercoms, lights, audio speakers in all rooms, door entry accessibility, pool temperature, TV control, alarm system integration, and fire and water leak monitoring, all easily controlled and accessible through the Creston app. No detail was spared in the home automation system with fully-integrated lighting, window shades, security system, and front entry gates.
The interior of this townhome features a captivating tapestry of textures and patterns, brought to life by renowned names such as Holly Hunt, Phillip Jeffries, Studio Four, Casamance, Holland and Sherry, Marc Phillips, Romo, Cowtan and Tout, Kvadrat, Rogers and Goffigon, and even the iconic Gucci. Immerse in the opulence of these distinguished design houses as they weave their magic throughout this extraordinary residence, creating an ambiance of sheer sophistication and beauty.
122 Waverly is the epitome of luxury and refinement with an exquisite selection of fabric, rugs, and wall coverings curated by the most esteemed designers and brands.
Embrace the epitome of luxury living in this extraordinary Greenwich Village townhouse, where every detail has been thoughtfully crafted to provide a lifestyle of elegance, comfort, and opulence.
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