"Herzog & de Meuron have designed a tower that somehow manages to combine the urban intensity and density of a tight skyscraper full of lofts and a series of interlocking glass villas that is as free-flowing as any of California's classic modernist houses." - Edwin Heathcote, The Financial Times
Tribeca's 56 Leonard is built near culture, destination galleries, museums and public art as well as fine shops and restaurants offer a local and global appeal.
Residence 14BE - Art and Architecture are beautifully combined to provide a perfect 4 Bedroom 4.5 Bath private half-floor with soaring ceilings, open north, east and south exposure with a large oversized corner living room accessing a large private outdoor space. Never occupied, this cool hip downtown all glass Jenga-like building offers grand entertaining and solid oak floors, open-style chefs kitchen with black oval granite entertaining bar and sliding counter top, 6-burner vented cooktop, Miele double oven, Subzero refrigerator, sleek satin etched glass cabinetry prominently positioned for fine entertaining or grand comfortable living.
Triple exposures from the residence emanate city and architectural views from the floor to ceiling wrap-around windows that are easy tilted in for fresh air, along with central air and heat (individually controlled in each room) and stylish and cool vibe baths. Electric shades can easily be installed as well as interiors for closets. Beautiful flow of space provides a sumptuous gallery leading to separate master bedrooms, each with great closets, slick lighting, architectural and design touches and modern en-suite baths. Providing additional comfort is an oversized laundry center with vented Maytag Washer-Dryer. Tall closet and door entries, generous master bedrooms all with modern downtown chic appeal, makes this impressive private half- floor special. Master bedroom is generous in size as well as its enormous walk-in closet and its elegant east-facing master suite, which features a spa-like windowed five-fixture master bath of travertine and marble with radiant heated floors, large soaking tub, and custom lighting.