See this one of a kind architecturally notable sponsor's own duplex penthouse with 3,379 SF of interior space and 1,189SF of private roof terrace in 4 sections. The key locked elevator opens directly into the apartment which has a dedicated voluminous studio space called sky cube with glass garage door, and double height ceiling with a mezzanine level. This space, originally designed as an art studio can be used as master bedroom, screening room, basketball court, or den. The semi professional kitchen with stainless steel shelving and counters, pot racks, Viking stove, verde green granite counters, Miele dishwasher, and stainless steel refrigerator is a great place to entertain. Ceiling heights ranging from 9 to 21 feet with 4 exposures including sunny east, west, north & south open city views. There are 44 superior thermal pane windows some which have pull down screens, screen doors on sliding glass doors, a freight elevator, a laundry room with industrial sink, and a utility room which can double as a pantry. The apartment has low maintenance ceramic tile floors, with under the floor radiant heat and central air conditioning throughout. The building has a part-time doorman, video intercom, and a private storage locker for the apartment is in the basement. There is a part-time super, closed circuit video security system, bike storage areas and heated sidewalks. Located in the fabulous Lower East Side which has been called the hippest Manhattan neighborhood by The New York Times, and rated #2 neighborhood citywide by New York Magazine. The area has Seward Park, Sarah Roosevelt Park, some of the best dining, drinking, and shopping establishments to be found anywhere downtown, with access to 3 subway lines, numerous bus lines, and good access to 3 East River bridges, the Holland Tunnel, highways and New York airports.