About this property
241 Waverly Place is an enchanting 4-5 bedroom townhouse with 4 full bathrooms, 6 working fireplaces, central air conditioning and roof access located between Bank Street and West 4th Street. It is a rare opportunity to create a beautiful life in the West Village! The house stands four stories tall, built 20ft wide by 36ft deep on a 40ft deep lot and is comprised of an owner’s triplex and an English basement apartment. The two residences can easily combine back to a single family, or live in this idyllic setting and enjoy the income the separate apartment will easily generate. Facing East to West, the house receives wonderful natural light and has been well maintained.
Enter off of the stoop into the parlor floor of the main residence to a lovely greeting area and an expansive open plan entertaining space with the textures of two gas burning fireplaces, exposed brick, tree lined views and crown moldings. A large sitting area around the fireplace is framed by an oversized picture window looking out over flower boxes and Waverly Place. The living space seamlessly flows into the dining room also with gas fireplace and is served by a windowed kitchen with ample custom cabinetry and black granite counter tops.
Ascend the staircase to a stunning paneled library with a wood burning fireplace featuring the warmth of custom book shelves, beautiful mantle, fluted moldings and views into the trees. A primary bedroom is also located on this floor featuring a king sized bed alcove, gas burning fireplace, ensuite bathroom with a shower stall, and a wardrobe closet. On the hall find a lovely second bathroom with a stained glass window, Jacuzzi tub and shower combination. The fourth floor offers two beautifully bright bedrooms. At the top of the staircase the first room is 18×13 and boasts inlaid parquet floors and a wood burning fireplace. This room makes a great study or media room due to its generous scale. The second bedroom has an ensuite bathroom, decorative fireplace and wardrobe closet. A laundry room and kitchenette also exists on this floor. It features a stackable washer/dryer, stove top, refrigerator, counter space and is windowed. Last but not least, a proper staircase takes you to the roof where one’s imagination runs wild with possibilities. Charming West Village views and the skyline to the south east make this roof an incredible opportunity for a planted roof deck.
The ground floor apartment is in good condition and has never lacked for a tenant. The apartment features original hardwood floors in great condition, gas burning fireplace, renovated kitchen with dishwasher, a renovated tiled bath, a washer dryer and a bedroom in the back. There is a staircase connecting this space with the main residence which is still in place, and can easily be re- opened.
When one dreams of a perfect location, 241 Waverly Place is a bullseye. This historic place could not be more charming or convenient. Surrounded by fine dining and boutique shopping, the streets are quiet, tree lined and home to the most exquisite Manhattan architecture. Easy access to Hudson River Park, transportation and more round out what is sure to be the perfect New York City lifestyle.
Listing Courtesy of Scott Stewart, Alicia Cacchione, Nick Flatto