Standing in front of the Tempo Condominium located at 300 East 23rd street in Gramercy Manhattan you instantly know this is a special residence. Modern and chic the lobby has soaring 25 foot high ceiling and the building's mostly glass exterior with angled balconies gives a modern look but a warmth and vibe that’s indicative of the individual residences too. Built in 2009 with 19 floors and 98 apartments designed by renowned D’Apostrophe Design this building and its residences are dramatic and luxurious.
The Tempo’s residences are wrapped in walls of floor-to-ceiling glass windows with angled balconies that is awe inspiring from both outside the building as well as walking into the residences. Residences further feature high ceilings, dark stained wide 5-inch plank Merbau wood flooring throughout, oversized solid core wood doors, state-of-the-art HVAC central heat and air-condition system, smart-home technology controlling lighting, motorized solar shades and audio-visual elements that can be controlled either from a iPad, smart phone or the home's various programmed wall touch pads. Additional features include a Unitone intra-building security system with features that include an on screen messaging and notification system were messages can even be forwarded to your email and automatic concierge call back plus units have Bosch washers and dryers and many apartments have balconies with some floor plans having terraces.
Gorgeous open Chef Kitchens boast beautiful lacquer cabinetry by Gruppo Italia offset by SMC Stone countertops and backsplashes with integrated top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances that include Sub-Zero refrigerators, Bosch dishwashers and Bosch stainless-steel gas cooktop and oven.
These exquisite Master baths are wonderful retreats featuring rich Terrazzo walls and floor, off-set by striking glacier glass tile accent wall, deep soaking Zuma tubs and over-counter mounted sink.
Amenities at Tempo Condominium include 24 Hour Concierge and Doorman attended lobby, concierge services provided by Abigail Michaels, a state-of-the-art fitness center and spa, a spectacular 2,000-square-foot roof garden with 360 degree views of Manhattan’s skyline plus a screening area for films, a library, a sky lounge with outdoor kitchen, private storage and a bicycle storage room.
The Tempo Condominium’s location at 300 East 23rd between First and Second Avenue is a great Gramercy location putting you near Flatiron, Union Square and Madison Square Park that’s just a short walking distance to many spectacular restaurants, nightlife public transportation and much more.
Written by John Diamantopoulos