23 East 22nd Street, Apt 56
If modesty is something that you hold dear, this next edition of our “One Room” series is not for you. Because this sumptuous bathroom, with its floor-to-ceiling windows, is shared with all the world to see.
The breathtaking view serves as the bath’s decor. The great spires of the city are just outside your window. The Met Life Tower, with its gold cupola, is so close you can practically peel the paint.
The primary bath of apartment 56 at 23 East 22nd Street, aka One Madison, is a diamond in the sky. Towel or no towel you might be hard pressed to leave this surreal setting at any point during the day or evening.
This full floor apartment spans 3,310 square feet and offers four spacious bedrooms, three full baths and a powder room. The property recently underwent a two-year gut renovation.
Just steps from Madison Square Park, One Madison is an uber luxury residential condo located between Broadway and Park Avenue South literally at the foot of Madison Avenue. While technically in the Flatiron District, the building sits at the crossroads of multiple neighborhoods, including Chelsea, NoMad, and Gramercy Park, Built in 2009, this skinny tower skys 60 floors, contains 63 apartments and offers its inhabitants worldly views in multiple directions.
As you might imagine, the views from this full-floor residence are not just contained to the primary bath. Coveted views of all Manhattan and beyond are at every turn. Floor-to-ceiling windows line the apartment’s perimeter and create a oneness between the home and the city.
Aside from the views, the primary bath offers a level of opulence reserved for a few. The five-fixture bath features trayed ceilings, recessed lighting, a marble vanity for two, a rain head shower (East River views included.) and a free-standing soaking tub. The tub, which sits directly in front of the north-facing window, is the real show stopper. You are literally taking a bath in the sky. Feel free to use the clock tower from the MetLife building to time your soaking experience.
One Madison is a full service condo with a wide array of amenities. These include a private dining room with gourmet kitchen, cinema room, a resident’s lounge, swimming pool, a fitness center and a spa with steam room overlooking Madison Square Park to the north.
The current asking price for Apartment 56 at 23 East 22nd Street is $16,995,000. This represents a per square foot price of $5,134.