219 W 81st St, NYC
Construction Duration: 5 – 6 months (Building Riser Changes)
Complete Gut Renovation 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Baths and Central AC: The goal was an open plan, starting with the major transformation of the kitchen. This required a DOB permit, Landmark Approvals, a vented hood, and moving the gas range which slowed the process down, along with a strict timeline for moving back Complete Gut Renovation 3 Bedroom, 2.5 Baths and Central AC: Board Approval of Alteration including engineered Central AC, Electric Upgrade 100 AMPs, filing DOB Permits, Con Ed Gas Authorization This estate condition apartment required ripping all walls to change kitchen, moving bathrooms over dry areas, bedrooms and closets, through the wall AC Condensers, Central Air Handler and duct locations, a full sized Washer/Gas Dryer closet, leveling subfloors, replacing all heating systems and wall to wall covers, entrance doors and more. Complete rewiring, dropped ceilings, soundproofing, plumbing, wall changes, closet changes, new door openings, and all new door/door hardware.
Beautiful new European white oak floors with a Custom Stained oil finish throughout, an elegant feature wall with Glam grass Wallpaper and Custom wainscoting, a Limestone Fireplace Mantel, along with Custom builtins and fabulous light fixtures set the stage for the contemporary interiors to complete this stunning Design & Build, PreWar transformation!
Coupled with extremely difficult approvals by management, and our client living mostly out of the country, we were able to transform this apartment into an amazing, contemporary Prewar oasis!