A Rare Find!
550 Grand Street
sq. ft. (est)
Park / Garden View
April 30, 2017
By appointment from 10:30am - 3:30pm
Call 212-388-1115 or stop by 563 Grand Street for appointment. Brokers must accompany their clients.
Rarely available: This choice apartment, situated on the top floor, is the largest 2-bedroom layout in Hillman and has both Eastern and Western exposures. Walls can be removed from the foyer, eat-in kitchen and living to make to create an even more open loft-like space. This great apartment boasts windows in every room, ample closet space and hardwood parquet flooring throughout.
Amenities include 24/7 state-of-the-art fitness center and 24/7 modern laundry room, children's playroom, private parks and playgrounds with water feature (plus use of neighboring parks/playgrounds at East River cooperative), on-site maintenance office, community garden, composting, bike storage, parking (wait list) electronics recycling. Washers allowed. Dogs (up to 35Lb. weight limit) are allowed subject to registration, fee & approval. Co-purchase, pied a terre and gifting are allowed. Easy co-op application requirements - financial documentation not required but board does perform credit and criminal background checks.
Features & Amenities :
Directly across the street are a supermarket, 24hr convenience store, dry cleaner and grocery, and 1 block away are 2 pharmacies, restaurants, coffee shop, pizza shops bakery, Citibike station and more. Short walk to 2 other supermarkets plus recently announced Trader Joe’s on the way! Short walk to M14D, M21, & M22. - providing direct access to Chinatown, Little Italy, East Village, SoHo, West Village, Financial District, Battery Park City, Union Square, Chelsea, Meat Packing and Kips Bay. J, M and F trains at Delancey & Essex Streets. F train at East Broadway & Rutgers Streets.
Look for the double pine tree insignia of The Hillman community on the north side of Grand Street. This gracious complex boasts gorgeous landscaping, jewel-toned impatiens bordering every courtyard, and a private, gently sloping, locked park enclosed by an elegant wrought iron fence. The tall trees form a canopy over the lush greenery, with plentiful benches winding around the pathway.
The wooden and glass doors in the stone entryways lead into beautiful private lobbies for each section, and access is secured by a double door buzzer system. The common areas including the lobbies, laundry rooms and fitness center, are monitored by security cameras. All of the apartments have been furnished with new, easy to clean Traco windows. The fully equipped state-of-the-art exercise room offers cable television while you work out on treadmills, bicycles, ellipticals, Stairmasters and circuit training machines and is open 24 hours accommodating every schedule. The laundry rooms, too, are available for use round-the-clock. An indoor community room and a children’s playroom offer gathering places and activities for the community’s seniors and youngsters.
Cultural offerings are literally steps away at the neighboring historic Abrons Arts Center and Harry De Jur Playhouse. Hillman is also especially convenient to the shops and services on Grand Street. M14 bus service will bring you right to your door and provide easy access to the F, J, M and Z trains.
The coops are a brief walk away from East River Park, a jewel of the NYC Parks Department which offers a jogging path, river promenade, tennis courts, athletic fields, and amphitheater where free concerts are held in the spring and summer. In the other direction the excitement of Chinatown, Little Italy and the East Village are a stroll or short bus ride away.