Residence 22AW is one of the largest 2 bed, 2.5 bath that 56 Leonard has to offer, boasting upgrades and design elements for a one-of-a-kind show piece. Occupying the Southwest corner of the building, this stunning apartment is filled with streaming light all day long and breathtaking sunset views. 11 ft cielings and floor-to-ceiling windows welcome iconic downtown views, featuring both the World Trade Center and Hudson River. The open kitchen, crafted by Herzog and deMeuron, includes a sculptural island with versatile sliding absolute black granite surface,Corian counter tops, wine fridge, custom cabinetry and seamlessly incorporated Sub-zero and Miele appliances. Off the kitchen sits a spacious living/dining area and an oversized terrace, all sitting upon Appalachian white oak flooring – the perfect layout and look for entertaining.
The gracious foyer, a perfect for display space for art lovers, leads past a powder room with a sculptured travertine sink to south facing bedrooms – a generous master suite and second bedroom with en-suite bathroom. The master, unlike most in this line, offers direct access to an additional large terrace. The windowed master bath will feel like your own oasis, lined in travertine and marble with radiant-heated floors, a sleek soaking tub and separate shower. The double vanity and built-in linen closet finish the spa-like space. Custom Italian outfitted closets have been installed throughout, including an impressive walk-in-closet. 56 Leonard has on-site parking and 17,000 square feet of amenities spread over two levels. The 75 foot lap pool with a sundeck, fitness center, treatment room, sauna, steam room, library lounge, screening room, private dining room, multiple terraces, and a playroom that are linked together by an amazing spiral poured-concrete staircase embodying modern design. Internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor Anish Kapoor, will also install his first permanent work in New York, at the base of the building, by years end, completing the masterpiece that Herzog and DeMeuron envisioned. Now a global landmark and signature of the New York skyline, 56 Leonard is a marvel, and the perfect marriage of engineering and design that only a select few have the ability to call home. Situated in Manhattan's most desirable neighborhood of gourmet dining, galleries, shopping, film festivals and riverfront parks with abundance of walking/biking paths, ferries, bridges and excellent transportation…prime Tribeca!