420 E 51st Street Unit: 11-A$570,000Sold

HEROIC RENOVATION - HEROIC SCALE - HEROIC VALUE* PETS, PIED A TERRES, GUARANTORS, GIFTS & BUYING-FOR-ANOTHER ALL WELCOME HERE (case by case) *A Longterm, Favorable Land-lease (2070) Makes Buying Here More Affordable Feeling a bit priced out of Manhattan? Tired of cutting corners and sacrificing a stellar location and high quality living just to make the ends meet? Wish you could have an affordable, freshly renovated, over-scaled residence in a full service building all in a super prime, coveted residential neighborhood with all the beauty and conveniences you deserve? Well, here is your solution. This large, rare, stunningly designed and renovated-to-the-studs residence gives you a big, rich life at a reasonable acquisition price. You get a supreme perch in a coveted line in a wonderfully run, well attended building on a gorgeous block in a prized part of an established neighborhood, with a glorious history and an exciting Riverwalk Promenade (coming soon). Entertaining is fun, simple, and lively in your lofted-out, open-plan living and dining rooms, graced by a large, handsome, open kitchen with dining bars, premium appliances (including wine fridge), beautiful tile backsplash, and ample cabinets and quartzite counters. A big run of jumbo windows ties this great room together, bringing bright peeks of sunny skies and architectural city views to the entire residence. Clean lines govern all of the smart design, and gorgeous form brings easy-living function throughout this expansive home. Graciously separated from each other, both big bedrooms have impressive closet space, a large scale, and both enjoy this home's signature big, bright windows. The primary bedroom is king sized and offers room enough for a desk space. Served by a jumbo, spa-like bath with impressive fixtures and a designer style, this lovely bath makes the primary suite even sweeter. The guest bedroom enjoys a gracious scale, and swims in bright Southern sunshine through its over-scaled windows. Served by a good looking, renovated guest bath, this guest suite is ideal for all of your growing needs. With a premium position in its well-run, well-regarded, land lease building, this fully re-invented home enjoys all the benefits of its full service building: a river-view roof deck, in-house gym, laundry/bike/storage rooms, building garage, resident superintendent, a pet wash station, and a location that comes with bragging rights. Nearby is most every area cultural, dining, shopping, and recreational destination not to mention Peter Detmold Park, dog runs, playgrounds, easy transportation options, and more. If you're feeling stung by the price of a fully renovated Manhattan dream home in an amenity-rich building in a prime neighborhood, then relax breathe. Here's your chance to revel in the heroic quality, heroic scale, and heroic value that this easy living, easy to love home gives you.



Brian K.  Lewis

Brian K. Lewis

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms2
  • Total bathroom1
  • Laundry room Common Area
  • APPLIANCES Dryer, Washer
  • other interior Features Entrance Foyer

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • MLS® IDOLRS-1718782
  • TypeCo-Op
  • YEAR BUILT1962
  • View DescriptionCity


  • HOA AmenitiesBicycle Storage, Cable TV, Fitness Center, Storage Facilities
  • other exterior FeaturesBuilding Roof Deck


  • Sales Price$570,000
  • HOA Fees $4,413

Work With Brian

18 years being recognized as a top producer – one of NYC’s and America’s preeminent closers who has fun fulfilling the property dreams of clients. Earning this recognition every day continually bringing sales clients the best prices from the best buyers, and nimbly guiding buyers to their dream homes.