Metal Shutter Houses, 524 West 19th St, 7 - Chelsea, New York
A rare opportunity to reside in this high end, high tech, living sculpture, Metal Shutter House; A masterpiece designed by famous Japanese architect Shingeu Ban. This sensational three bedroom, three bath home is Ban's first United States residential building and is one of only 9 luxury units in this superb location. The stunning floor-through, contemporary duplex of 1,950 square feet offers a double height loggia with a custom, electronically controlled, perforated metal shutter, designed by Ban himself. The upwardly pivoting full glass wall opens the double height living space completely to the North facing terrace creating a blended sense of indoor/outdoor living. The North facing terrace has incredible views the Empire State Building, the High Line, and the Hudson River. Each floor also features a South facing balcony, for a total of 3 balconies. The building features and 24 hour doorman and concierge services. You will be surrounded by incredible art galleries, world renowned architecture, and a chic lifestyle fit for a true New Yorker.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman