I do not understand how anyone can live without one small place of enchantment to turn to. MARJORIE KINNAN RAWLINGS
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There is a place of verdant serenityâ€Ś
A place that delights in the changing seasons.
A place to breathe in the scent of a rosebud in the morning air. Or to watch a treeâ€™s shadow grow at sunset.
A place that encourages the contemplation of great thoughts, or a birdâ€™s song.
A place to quietly observe the passage of time.
A graceful sanctuaryâ€Ś
A place that serves as a shelter from the turbulence of everyday life.
A place where noise and distractions are not admitted.
A place to collect oneself, and become centered.
Where a sense of balance and composure is regained.
A domain infused with history and cultureâ€Ś
Within its boundaries artists create.
Industrialists build empires.
And beguiled parents watch as their children discover the world.
That resides within a dynamic metropolisâ€Ś
That place is Gramercy Park.
In each great city of the world, the most privileged residents claim an area of refuge. A private quarter where the urban bustle does not intrude. In London’s Berkeley Square or the Place Vendôme in Paris, the urban elite reserves to itself a cloistered realm of domestic tranquility.
A place of light and air. A place of architectural distinction. A place where genteel living is its own reward.
Now an opportunity arrives to achieve that style of life.
The opportunity is 18 Gramercy Park South. N
School of Visual Arts
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Gramercy Park Hotel
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Friends Meeting House and Seminary
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The New School
Cabrini/Columbus Medical Center
Blue Water Grill
Barnes & Noble
Union Square Cafe
ABC Carpet Bldg.
National Arts Club The Players
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For your own exclusive access
A V E N U E
Residents of this “keyholder” property are among the exclusive few with access to the interior gardens of the only remaining private park in New York City.
S T R E E T
2 3 R D
F I F T H
Overlooking the square inspired by the private parks of Regency-era London, 18 Gramercy Park South occupies four of the original 66 building lots laid out by developer Samuel Ruggles in 1831. The 17-story Georgian structure is situated on the corner of Irving Place, which allows for its attractive fenestration and high window to floor area ratio. Constructed in 1927, the building soars above its low-rise neighbors. But for the second floor and penthouse, each floor conforms to a similar configuration. Further distinguishing this prized property are four terraces on the penthouse level and the chamfered facade of the building, yielding 12 exposures.
The historic district of Gramercy Park is one of New York City’s most sought-after neighborhoods. It is immediately accessible to Midtown Manhattan, Greenwich Village and the chic shopping districts of Chelsea and Soho, yet it remains a secluded oasis characterized by traditional brownstone and brick residential buildings.
For a property of this significance to become available in so exclusive a neighborhood, within a world capital city, is a rare event indeed.
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Madison Square Park
Con Edison S T R E E T
New York University
TYPICAL FLOOR PLAN
GRA MER C Y PARK SOUTH
5,360 sq f / 498 sq m
Approximately 40 feet / 12 meters on Gramercy Park South
F LY S H E E T
R7B/ R8B Residential
Gramercy Park Historic District
Number of Stories
71,281 sq f / 6,622 sq m
5,153 sq f / 479 sq m
5,796 sq f / 538 sq m
Approximately 134 feet / 41 meters on Irving Place
82,230 sq f / 7,639 sq m
Typical floor size 4,438 sq f / 412 sq m Number of Elevators
Two passenger and one freight
Brick and masonry
Floors 2-16: 33 windows per floor
Steel encased in concrete
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