The townhouse on East 12th Street between Second Avenue and Third Avenue arrived on the market yesterday.
Here's part of the listing via Sloane Square NYC:
Sensational, Chic & Unique 4-Story 25 foot wide Townhouse with oversized 1,100 sqft Garden on a beautiful East Village block. It is a Single Family House with approximately 5,000 sqft (approx.), and Oversized Garden and 5,000 sqft FAR +/-. This amazing 14 Room Townhouse features 8 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms including Master Bedroom Suite with a Dressing Room and large Sitting Area. The ceilings soar to 13.5ft. The oversized floor to ceiling windows, plus dramatic skylight add style. Beautiful original details add drama to this gorgeous Townhouse. Extraordinary light throughout!
Please note: Separate Income Producing 3 Room Apt – easily integrated into Townhouse.
Perfectly located in the East Village, which is one of the hottest areas in New York City filled with great nightlife, a vibrant art scene and incredible restaurants. This area of Manhattan is filled with luxury Condominiums and beautiful Townhouses.
Asking price: $16 million.
Public records show that the home last changed hands for $4.3 million in 2007. The New York Times featured the home and its owner, an original partner in the Kate Spade brand, back in July 2008.