The Powerhouse Condo, 2-17 51st Avenue, 801



Property Description

This corner unit is comprised of 1,622 square feet of indoor space and boasts a massive 1,100 square foot private garden terrace. The chef's open kitchen has a breakfast bar, all new appliances, and a garbage disposal. The home is beautifully framed by American walnut hardwood floors, high beamed ceilings and walls of windows throughout.

Each of the windowed bedrooms boasts high-beamed ceilings of their own and oversized custom closets. The master bedroom wing contains a walk-in closet and a stunning en-suite bathroom with a glass-enclosed rain shower, marble tiling on the floors and walls, and elegant marble double vanity. There's also a convenient in-home laundry closet with a new Bosch washer/dryer unit, additional custom closets throughout, along with a recently installed, energy-efficient HVAC unit containing Nest thermostat and smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Each living space is outfitted with individual climate controls set through Wi-Fi remote. There's also a top-of-the-line wireless home security system, Insinkerator garbage disposal, and Hunter Douglas custom-built blinds in the living room and master bedroom.

The Powerhouse Condominium was designed by architect Karl Fischer, famous for a number of luxury residential buildings located around the world, along with noted home designer Andres Escobar. Steps away from the East River Esplanade and Gantry State Park, both with unparalleled skyline views, the elevator building offers a 24-hour doorman, live-in super, sprawling fitness center, roof deck, resident's lounge, children's playroom, media room, and a unique Aqua Grotto common space with a whirlpool and waterfall. Emerging as one of the city's finest neighborhoods, Long Island City contains innumerable bars, restaurants, and cafes, all located within just a short walk. Some of the five boroughs' best-performing schools are nearby as well. The 7 train stops two blocks east, while the East River Ferry docks two blocks west, each ushering you into Manhattan in less than ten minutes.
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  • Interior
    1,622 Sq Ft.
  • Exterior
    1100 Sq Ft.
  • Property Type
  • Year Built
  • MLS/Listing ID
  • Days On Market


  • Doorman
  • Outdoor Space
  • Pre-War
  • Terrace
  • Roof Deck
  • Private Storage
  • Southern Exposure
  • Western Exposure
  • Northern Exposure
  • Eastern Exposure
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  • Garage
  • Pets Allowed
  • Long Term Rental
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