28 Nov Rafael Viñoly’s 88-story tower at 125 Greenwich Street gets new renderings
NOVEMBER 9, 2017 BY DEVIN GANNON
Shortly after the launch of condominium sales last month, new renderings of 125 Greenwich Street were released Thursday, revealing its imposing height over neighboring Financial District towers (h/t YIMBY). The proposed 912-foot tall luxury condo designed by Rafael Viñoly Architects, the firm behind staggering 432 Park Avenue, features 273 total units, including 190 studios and one-bedrooms. Upon its completion, 125 Greenwich will have the third-highest apartments in lower Manhattan, after the Four Seasons Private Residences at 30 Park Place and nearly complete 45 Broad Street.
The design of the residential building, developed by Bizzi & Partners and Vector Group, features rounded glass corners and two concrete-ribbons along the northern and southern sides of its crown. The design calls for nearly column-free layouts, high ceilings and many corner units. Its Lower Manhattan location offers proximity to the World Trade Center and Wall Street, in addition to panoramic views.
Instead of a sprawling penthouse on its top floors, there will be three floors of amenities, including private entertaining and dining areas, a 50-foot lap pool, a spa and fitness center. The interiors are being handled by the British firm, March & White, known for its sleek, simple designs.
The original design of 125 Greenwich had the tower reaching supertall status at 1,400 feet tall. After lowering that plan to 898 feet, it grew slightly in its latest plan to 912 feet tall.
Three-bedroom units, which span up to 3,960 square feet, are starting at $4.625 million. The tower is offering nearly 200 studio to one-bedrooms priced from $1.2 million. Notably, the studios are located above the 61st floor, giving smaller families and single professionals a chance to take in the sweeping views for less.
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