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175 W 93rd St #9D

175 West 93rd Street Apt 9D, New York, NY 10025

Welcome to this warm and gracious one bedroom, one bathroom home in excellent condition in one of the Upper West Side’s most admired Rosario Candela buildings, The Westwind.

Enter through a welcoming foyer gallery with coat closet that opens to your spacious living room with 9-foot beamed ceilings, rich hardwood oak floors, beautiful exposed metal doorframes & archways, and large south-facing double windows that flood this room with sunlight. This view south features the sparkling Midtown skyline and iconic Empire State Building. An intimate dining enclave with an oversized window awaits across the room to the north. Light and fresh air flow in through these two South AND North window exposures. The partially-open kitchen has plenty of room for food prep and its very own service exit. The pindrop quiet 18-foot master bedroom has north-facing double windows, two extraordinary closet spaces and built-in shelving. Finally, the well-maintained windowed bathroom retains all of its original pre-war charm and appeal.

Your Central Park and Riverside Park escapes are just two and three blocks away respectively. Whole Foods, Westside Market, Trader Joe’s, Equinox, Symphony Space, Carmine’s, Pio Pio 6 and the amazing shops of Broadway, Columbus and Amsterdam are all minutes from your front door.

Designed by acclaimed architect Rosario Candela* in 1928, The Westwind is a handsome 17-story, 175-unit, beige brick co-operative apartment house at 175 West 93rd Street on the northeast corner of Amsterdam Avenue. The full-service building has a bicycle room, laundry room, storage facilities, a 24-hour doorman, and a live-in superintendent. Washer/dryers, pets and subletting are allowed. Pied-a-terres and co-purchasing are allowed on a case by case basis.

Rosario Candela is credited with defining the city’s characteristic terraced setbacks and signature penthouses. Over time, Candela buildings have become many of New York’s most prestigious addresses, including 740 and 720 Park Ave, 960 Fifth Ave, 834 Fifth Ave and 1 Sutton Place South.
The listed maintenance does not include an ongoing assessment of $82.02 for capital improvements.

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

Status Sold
LIVING SPACE 800 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID 3675436
Type Other
Year Built 1929
Neighborhood Upper West Side

Financial

SALES PRICE $735,000

Overview for Upper West Side, NY

164,388 people live in Upper West Side, where the median age is 44 and the average individual income is $114,443. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

164,388

Total Population

44 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$114,443

Average individual Income

The Upper West Side: A Riverside Symphony of Culture and Charm

 

Welcome to the Upper West Side

Nestled along the western edge of Manhattan, the Upper West Side (UWS) is a vibrant and diverse neighborhood renowned for its cultural richness, historic architecture, and proximity to Central Park. With tree-lined streets, iconic landmarks, and a mix of cultural institutions, the UWS invites residents and visitors to experience the quintessential charm of New York City. Join us as we explore the highlights of this illustrious Manhattan enclave.

Getting There

The Upper West Side is well-connected by subway, with the 1/2/3, B/C, and A/D lines serving the area. Its central location provides convenient access to Midtown Manhattan and other parts of the city, making it an ideal hub for both commuting and exploration.

Riverside Park: A Riverside Haven

Riverside Park, along the Hudson River, is a picturesque green oasis offering scenic views, recreational spaces, and a tranquil escape from city life. The park's paths, playgrounds, and waterfront promenades make it a beloved retreat for residents and a scenic backdrop for outdoor activities.

Iconic Cultural Institutions

The Upper West Side is home to some of the city's most iconic cultural institutions. Lincoln Center, a world-renowned performing arts complex, hosts opera, ballet, and symphony performances. The American Museum of Natural History, with its towering dinosaur exhibits, is a cultural gem that captivates visitors of all ages.

Classic Brownstones and Historic Architecture

The residential streets of the Upper West Side are characterized by classic brownstones, historic apartment buildings, and elegant pre-war architecture. Neighborhoods like the West End Historic District and the Upper West Side Historic District showcase the timeless beauty of the area.

Central Park: A Verdant Playground

The UWS seamlessly connects to Central Park, providing residents with easy access to the park's iconic landscapes, meadows, and recreational facilities. Whether strolling along the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir or enjoying a picnic on the Great Lawn, Central Park is an integral part of UWS living.

Broadway and Cultural Hotspots

Broadway runs through the heart of the Upper West Side, bringing the excitement of theater and the arts to the neighborhood. Landmarks like the Beacon Theatre host live performances, while the Symphony Space offers a diverse array of cultural events and programming.

Columbus Avenue: Dining and Shopping

Columbus Avenue is a bustling corridor lined with restaurants, cafes, and boutique shops. From upscale dining experiences to casual eateries, the avenue caters to a variety of culinary tastes. Explore the local markets, such as Zabar's, for gourmet delights and specialty foods.

Educational Institutions

The UWS is home to esteemed educational institutions, including Columbia University and Barnard College. The academic presence contributes to the intellectual and cultural vibrancy of the neighborhood, attracting students, scholars, and a diverse community.

Community Engagement

Community engagement is integral to the UWS, with local organizations and events fostering a sense of unity. Neighborhood associations, street fairs, and cultural festivals bring residents together to celebrate the rich diversity of the community.

Riverside Drive: Architectural Elegance

Riverside Drive, with its scenic views of the Hudson River and distinctive architectural landmarks, showcases the UWS's architectural elegance. The drive is lined with historic apartment buildings and grand residences, offering a sense of the neighborhood's storied past.

Final Thoughts

The Upper West Side welcomes you to savor its cultural treasures, embrace its natural beauty, and become part of a community that values history, diversity, and artistic expression. Whether attending a performance at Lincoln Center, exploring the cultural richness of Broadway, or enjoying a leisurely day in Riverside Park, the UWS encapsulates the essence of Manhattan living at its finest.

Around Upper West Side, NY

There's plenty to do around Upper West Side, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

100
Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
84
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
100
Rider's Paradise
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Cuffie Ridge Vegan Café, Café Joyeux, and CharcuterieNYC.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.13 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.3 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.79 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.28 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.11 miles 53 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.79 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
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