This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from April 01, 2015
31 Morton Street - Built in 1852, this enchanting four story West Villagehome has been meticulously restored with the classic good taste of abespoke suit. Located in a private enclave on a quintessential winding villagestreet, this home is perfectly situated between Bedford and Hudson Streetsoverlooking the romantic Bedford gardens. Extremely wide at 22 feet, and yet not overwhelming in size, 31 Morton is truly a unique treasure in New York's most sought after neighborhood. 31 Morton is flooded with light from the three exposures thanks in part to a private side garden, which can be entered through the historic wooden street door or directly from the parlor floor onto a newly built terrace. The romance of Village life is apparent at every turn, from the three wood burning fireplaces framed with beautiful nineteenth century marble mantels to the lovingly restored wide pine floors, original staircase and crown moldings. The history and integrity of this home remain intact, enhanced by the addition of modern day amenities and clever design choices that make the house a comfortable, livable, happy showplace. While the charm and light of this house will make you fall in love, the total perfection of the modernization will make you want to call it your own. The recent improvements include: all new mechanical systems; CAC; completely new fireplaces with mechanical draws; custom built, Landmark double pane windows with custom exterior wooden screens; Professional kitchen fixtured with a Shaw's Original Apron sink, stainless steel Viking range and dishwasher and a 42" SubZero refrigerator. Timelessly designed windowed bathrooms have marble basket weave floors. There is a Miele washer/dryer and a video intercom and alarm system throughout. This is a co-exclusive.