Midtown East is getting a modern touch. When 100 East 53rd Street is complete, the neighborhood’s newest luxury residential skyscraper will stand at a staggering 711-feet tall. There’s nothing ordinary about the Norman Foster designed tower, which features a unique faceted facade, 94 premium residences and multiple floors of world-class amenity space. 100 East 53rd Street features a nine-story base with an eye catching transparent tower shooting upward. Homes at all heights can enjoy spectacular views of the surrounding skyscrapers. Upper level residents have the benefit of peering above and across major landmarks with views spanning the width of Manhattan.
Speaking of major landmarks, 100 E. 53rd St. finds itself situated in a cluster of iconic architectural gems, perhaps most famous being the nearby Seagram Building. During the design process, Norman Foster and his team took the surroundings into serious consideration when designing the exteriors, which were carefully crafted so that 100 East 53rd Street did not clash with it’s renowned neighbors. The cool, reflective nature of the glassy tower complements that handsome bronze tones of the Seagram Building. The geometrical facade takes its influence from neighboring structures, bringing harmony to the busy city block.
That harmony finds itself inside each of the homes as well. Using elegant materials, Norman Fosters + Partners have created loft and tower residences that are just as breathtaking as they are functional. Gleaming oak doors, diamond-polished floors, imported Carrara Marble surfaces and custom millwork make the homes at 100 East 53rd Street truly one of a kind. Open space, refreshing sunlight and soaring ceilings come together to create homes with natural flow and dynamic possibilities. Expansive bay windows allow for the filtration of natural light, while ample walls and open floor plans become personal canvases for modern day New Yorkers. Beauty aside, an extensive suite of high-end Gaggeneau and Miele appliances take convenience to new heights.
While the amenity spaces are ideal for art display and recreation, residents will undoubtedly appreciate the relaxation they’ll find inside their home’s most intimate rooms. The master bedrooms are spacious and provide additional storage in the form of walk-in closets. The adjacent bathroom is a true urban escape thanks to its Travertine surfaces, radiant heated floors and steam shower systems providing a spa-like experience from the comfort of their own homes.