Zeckendorf Towers located at 1 Irving Place by Union Square’s eastside was a forward thinking condominium development of its time. Built in 1987 with 670 residences in four towers and over 29 floors the development was designed by Davis, Brody & Associates with residences ranging from studio to three bedroom homes.
The buildings exterior was done in an elegant red brick and each of the four towers are capped with a distinctive pyramid shaped screen that is illuminated in the evenings creating quite an elegant nighttime effect. The day and night time skyline is further enhanced with the famous Con Edison clock tower built in 1928 directly across on Irving Place which has a exquisite colonnade and Baroque-style lantern on its top and its highly illuminated clock face in vibrant colors, making this one of Manhattans’ memorable skyline views.
Amenities at Zeckendorf Towers Condominium include 24 hour Concierge and Doorman attended lobby, indoor pool, hot tub, sauna, a state-of-the-art fitness center, children’s play room and landscaped and furnished roof deck.
Zeckendorf Towers’s location at 1 Irving Place is a prime Gramercy/Union Square location putting you in the heart some of most sought after real estate. Situated on the east side of Union Square much of Downtown Manhattan’s nightspots, galleries, museums, and venues that it is famously known are minutes away. You are right across from Union Square and Union Square Park, just a short walking distance to many spectacular restaurants, nightlife and best shopping. Nearby is the famous, Coffee Shop Bar, Farmers Market, Gotham Bar & Grill, Madison Square Park, and Eataly with its famous markets and eateries, Chelsea, Greenwich Village, public transportation and much –much more.
Written by John Diamantopoulos