THE CAPITOL BUILDING, 236 West 26th St, 2W

New York

Half Bath
Co-op Properties

Property Description

SIMPLY STUNNING SPRAWLING CHELSEA LOFT! Situated in one of Manhattan's most desirable neighborhoods, Residence 2W is the extraordinary embodiment of sleek, innovative, and modern design with exquisite 1926 arched Romanesque style window detail perfectly framing leafy green treetops.

This completely renovated four bedroom (convertible five), four and one half bath sanctuary with over 4,200 square feet of soaring 11 foot high beamed ceilings awaits!As you walk through the welcoming foyer, a perfect space for displaying artwork, you are lead into a phenomenal loft home. Entertaining is seamless and stylish in the Great Room that comfortably accommodates the spacious living room with two seating areas. This Great Room, with fireplace and custom built-ins, includes two stunning architecturally distinct windows, encased in solid brass. The windows 'WOW' the eye and are reminiscent of Craftsman built twentieth century architecture: one, a clean rectangle, adjacent to a gothic inspired arched curve. The impeccably designed chef's center island kitchen is a masterful work of art with custom cabinetry, Carrara marble countertops and backsplash, two sinks, a Wolfe range & vented hood, Sub-Zero refrigerator, two dishwashers and two wine refrigerators. The dining room, perfect for entertaining comfortably seats twelve. The library, entered through contemporary French doors, can be easily transformed into a screening room, exercise room, children's playroom or additional bedroom and offers an ensuite bathroom and custom storage. The generously sized master suite, the epitome of chic is perfectly located in the back corner of the building ensuring tranquility. The master suite enjoys a relaxing fireplace and huge custom walk in closet. The Zen inspired master bath indulges you with a double sink vanity, stone floor, exquisite fixtures, a deep soaking tub and separate shower. There are two additional well-proportioned pin drop quiet bedrooms, one of which includes a Romanesque style detail window. Decadent five inch oak hardwood floors, beamed ceilings, a laundry room with Bosch washer dryer, incredible storage, including a bicycle room, complete this magnificent residence.

The Capitol Building, a stunning boutique prewar building was built in 1926. The supremely attentive full-time superintendent delivers the morning newspapers and receives packages. Relax on the beautiful rooftop taking in breathtaking NYC views. Conveniently located near Whole Foods, Trader Joe's and Fairway Market, subways (1, C, E, F, M), restaurants, galleries and shopping.

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  • Interior
    4,100 Sq Ft.
  • Property Type
    Co-op Properties
  • Year Built
  • MLS/Listing ID
  • Days On Market


  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Loft
  • Pre-War
  • Private Storage
  • Southern Exposure
  • Western Exposure
  • Northern Exposure
  • Eastern Exposure
  • Washer Dryer Included
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Pets Allowed
  • Long Term Rental
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