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436 West 23rd St #A

436 West 23rd Street, Unit A, New York, NY 10011

The Best Garden in Chelsea Is Now in Bloom…..rarely Available Fitzroy Townhouse Garden Duplex!! Situated in the historic Fitzroy Townhouse complex, this hard-to-find property is truly an architectural masterwork. The moment you enter you are struck by the breathtaking centerpiece of this home — a lush, two-level, 44′ × 25′ south-facing garden with the most extraordinary trees, bushes and plantings — and you are immediately transported from the city into the country! This enchanting, 1100 s/f outdoor space is a gardener’s delight.

It was recently completely redesigned and replanted, and features several seating areas, dining for eight under a gorgeous pergola with buffet, potting sheds/outdoor storage and even a gas fire pit to keep you warm on a cool evening. Renovated by a well-known designer, this unique home seamlessly combines original detail with a modern aesthetic. The living room with its double height, 17’ ceiling gives the feeling of loft living as abundant light streams in through two stories of south-facing windows. Smartly laid out with one bedroom and bath on each level, the apartment features an open Chef’s kitchen, gorgeous white marble floors on the lower level and rich hardwood upstairs, a wood-burning fireplace, multiple built-ins, truly amazing closet and storage space, through wall temperature controlled A/C and a vented washer/dryer.

The all-new Chef’s kitchen features top-of-line appliances, with two Miele steam/convection built-in wall ovens, a vented Miele four-burner range top, Miele built-in 30’ fridge, Miele dishwasher, and gorgeous white Caesarstone counter tops. Everywhere you look in this home, there is thoughtfully designed storage space.

The top level features a spacious bedroom, walls of closets, full bath and a versatile open den/office area. The enormous master bath is a dream come true, with stunning hand-cut Italian glass tiles, double sinks, a Toto Neorest toilet/bidet, phenomenal storage and an over-sized tub. This beautifully maintained, pet-friendly, 5-unit co-op is in both excellent physical and financial health. Situated in the heart of West Chelsea, with all the best this vibrant neighborhood has to offer, it is convenient to all transportation, the best restaurants and art galleries, and just moments from the entrance to The High Line! This unique property must be seen to be fully appreciated.

Features & Amenities


Total Bedrooms 2
Total Bathrooms 2
Full Bathrooms 2

Area & Lot

Status Sold
MLS® ID 5587433
Type Condo
Year Built 1900
Neighborhood Chelsea


SALES PRICE $2,650,000

Overview for Chelsea, NY

54,847 people live in Chelsea, where the median age is 42 and the average individual income is $111,735. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

42 years

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Chelsea: Where Art, Culture, and Style Converge


Welcome to Chelsea

Nestled on the west side of Manhattan, Chelsea is a dynamic and eclectic neighborhood celebrated for its thriving art scene, fashionable boutiques, and diverse culinary offerings. From the iconic High Line to the renowned galleries along West 24th Street, Chelsea embodies a unique blend of creativity and sophistication. Join us as we explore the highlights of this vibrant and trendsetting Manhattan enclave.

Getting There

Chelsea is conveniently accessible by subway, with the A/C/E and 1/2/3 lines serving the area. Its central location makes it easily reachable from other parts of Manhattan, offering both residents and visitors a seamless experience.

High Line: Urban Oasis

The High Line, a former elevated railway turned urban park, is a defining feature of Chelsea. Walk along this green oasis to enjoy public art installations, lush gardens, and panoramic views of the city. The High Line seamlessly integrates nature into the urban landscape, providing a tranquil escape.

Chelsea Market: Culinary Delights

Chelsea Market, housed in a historic factory building, is a food lover's paradise. Explore the diverse array of vendors offering gourmet foods, artisanal products, and international cuisines. From fresh seafood at the Lobster Place to decadent treats at Amy's Bread, Chelsea Market is a culinary haven.

Gallery District: Art Mecca

Chelsea is renowned for its Gallery District, concentrated around West 24th Street. Explore contemporary art at esteemed galleries like Gagosian Gallery, David Zwirner, and Pace Gallery. The neighborhood's artistic energy extends beyond the galleries, with street art and public installations adorning the streets.

Fashionable Boutiques on King's Road

King's Road, also known as Seventh Avenue, is a fashion destination featuring stylish boutiques and designer stores. Explore local fashion at STORY or discover curated selections at Anthropologie. Chelsea's fashion scene reflects the neighborhood's trendsetting style.

Chelsea Piers: Recreational Haven

Chelsea Piers, situated along the Hudson River, offers a myriad of recreational activities. From sports facilities and golf driving ranges to bowling alleys and a skydiving simulator, Chelsea Piers provides diverse options for fitness and entertainment with waterfront views.

The High Line Hotel: Architectural Gem

The High Line Hotel, housed in a historic red-brick building, is a distinctive architectural gem in Chelsea. The hotel's courtyard, adorned with a beautiful garden, exudes charm and offers a tranquil retreat within the bustling neighborhood.

Culinary Diversity on Ninth Avenue

Ninth Avenue is a culinary hotspot, featuring an array of restaurants, cafes, and eateries. Indulge in global cuisines, from sushi at Morimoto to Mexican delights at Tacombi. Ninth Avenue's diverse dining options cater to every palate.

Chelsea Waterside Park: Family-Friendly Spaces

Chelsea Waterside Park provides family-friendly spaces with playgrounds, sports facilities, and waterfront views. The park is a gathering place for locals and offers a scenic backdrop for outdoor activities and relaxation.

Community Events and Chelsea Art Walk

Chelsea hosts community events, including the Chelsea Art Walk, which celebrates the neighborhood's artistic spirit. Galleries, studios, and businesses open their doors to the public, creating a dynamic atmosphere that showcases Chelsea's cultural diversity.

Final Thoughts

Chelsea invites you to immerse yourself in its artistic allure, savor its culinary delights, and experience a neighborhood that seamlessly combines creativity and urban sophistication. Whether wandering along the High Line, exploring art galleries, or indulging in Chelsea's diverse culinary scene, the neighborhood offers a vibrant and trendsetting experience at every turn.

Around Chelsea, NY

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

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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including NYFoodBox, Cuffie Ridge Vegan Café, and Arrow & Archer Bespoke.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 0.41 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.56 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.94 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 0.78 miles 26 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.69 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.15 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
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