A 1901 beaux arts limestone townhouse just off central park boasts a significant architectural heritage, evident from the stately exterior. With this important cue as a guiding thread, kelly wearstler infused a full, gut renovation of the interior with grand gestures and fine detailingin rich materials that echo the building's history. A modern sensibility thoughtfully lives within via an extremely sophisticated mélange of styles ranging from chinese art deco to european mid-century masters, and contemporary emerging artists that is both inspired and incredibly welcoming.
A newly designes secret door underneath a staircase landing opens to rebeal a walk_in bar, making excellen use of what would otherwise have been negative space. A pair of sottsass "demistella" tables act as sentries guarding the entrancethe burnished brass bannister was custom designed for the home.