apartment’s living room, which overlooks the Basilica of St.
Patrick’s Old Cathedral and its gardens. | Photos: Donna Dotan,
courtesy of Compass
The home has plenty of old-world details
A Nolita apartment featured in Amazon Prime’s
Modern Love as the home of
Anne Hathaway’s character Lexi, has just listed, asking $3.5
million. The co-op is located on the parlor floor of a landmarked,
historic Victorian Gothic building.
The unit has 1,800 square feet of living space, two bedrooms,
two bathrooms, a large living room, a sitting area that can be used
as a home office, and a decorative fireplace. It comes with a ton
of closet space, including a walk-in closet, a dishwasher and an
It has plenty of charming old-world details in its interiors,
including large windows with arches and restored millwork, a marble
mantle surrounding its fireplace, an antique Italian crystal
chandelier, original cast iron columns, and antique longleaf pine
floors, which, according to the listing, were reclaimed from beams
in a Louisiana textile mill.
dining room area.
The four-story carved stone and terra cotta building was built
between 1888 and 1889 by Vaux & Radford as the Fourteenth Ward
Industrial School (also known as Astor Memorial School) for the
Children’s Aid Society. Until 1913, it served as an industrial
and night school for the neighborhood’s Italian community, the
Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) designation
In 1972, the unit was converted into a co-op and designated a
city landmark in 1977. It’s located at
256 Mott Street, between East Houston and Prince streets, near
the R and W trains at Prince.
Maintenance charges amount to $1,920/month. Todd Lewin and
Michael Rubin of Compass have the listing.
of the unit’s bedrooms.
house has plenty of charming details including its decorative
fireplace and windows with restored millwork.
master bathroom has marble mosaic tiles.
Source: FS – All – Real Estate News 1
Charming Nolita co-op featured in ‘Modern Love’ wants .5 million