By AP Connolly
Soaring over 800 feet, The Centrale rises above Midtown as a new icon that has forever changed the skyline. Designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli, this 71-story Art Deco-inspired masterpiece is the perfect example of how modern architecture can blend seamlessly with classic styles from the past. Intricately detailed, Ceruzzi Properties elevates luxury living with The Centrale, offering the rare opportunity to own one of 124 exclusive homes crafted by the internationally revered Champalimaud in the epicenter of New York City.
Residents are assured the utmost in privacy thanks to the convenient and discrete arrival experience through a dramatic porte-cochere, spanning from 50th to 49th Streets, which also grants direct access to the lobby. An on-site 24 hour attended garage allows residents to return home with ease effortlessly.
“The Centrale is located on 50th street, the home of some of Manhattan’s most iconic landmarks—namely Saks Fifth Avenue, Rockefeller Plaza, Radio City Music Hall, St. Patrick’s Cathedral—and now The Centrale,” said Gail Sankarsingh, Sales Director for The Centrale. “Residents will have access to it all, from dazzling city life in Midtown’s epicenter to the intimacy of a luxury hotel experience thanks to the full-service amenities, exceptional views, and the quality of finishes.”
Upon entrance, residents are greeted with Alexandra Champalimaud’s crisp interiors inspired from her vast experience designing the world’s finest 5-star hotel interiors, including The Beverly Hills Hotel Bungalows, The Hotel Bel-Air, The Carlyle, The Plaza among others.
The one-to-five-bedroom homes, full-floor tower residences, and duplex penthouse are extraordinarily glamorous and sleek, yet modern and warm. Designed with a neutral pallet and sublime materials, residences feature sumptuous master baths and grand layouts framed by generous floor to ceiling windows with striking views of Manhattan. With attention paid to every detail, each residence exhibits all the worldly standards associated with a lifestyle combining the intimacy of a home with the personalized services offered at premier boutique properties.
The Centrale’s luxurious suite of amenities was cultivated to deliver an experience swathed in comfortable opulence. Residents will enjoy access to impressive wellness, leisure and entertainment spaces, starting with the breathtaking double-height lobby attended by a full-time doorman and concierge.
Indoors The soaring 36-foot ceilings of the Great Room create a unique connection between the exterior façade and the interior spaces. Enhanced by a floral-inspired art installation by Pascale Girardin, a feature wall made from quarter matched Nestos marble, the Great Room is remarkably grand and perfectly warm, a true oasis for residents. The Club Room, with its double-height ceilings, is both lofty and intimate—a perfect space for casual gatherings. Warmed by a fireplace, it features a ceramic art installation and floor-to-ceiling windows. A professional Conference Room containing a custom Bianco Carrara marble top and walnut frame is available for those working from home. And for those looking to entertain, the Private Dining space features a catering kitchen—an ideal space to host lively events.
Outdoors Amenities extend outside where residents will enjoy the pet-friendly Garden Terrace and expansive all-season Club Terrace. The perfect place for conversation and celebration, the Club Terrace, is illuminated by a celestial light installation that hangs high above the terrace’s tables, lounge chairs, wet bar, and plush seating.
Spa & Fitness For residents looking to kick start their day, The Fitness Center, thoughtfully curated by The Wright Fit, provides private access to state-of-the-art equipment, including Peloton bikes, Woodway treadmills, and a TRX training center, twenty-four hours per day. The Fitness Center overlooks a full length 75’ lap pool surrounded by a soft travertine pool deck with ample seating and a magnificent art fixture cascade down from above. For the ultimate in relaxation and regeneration, an in-residence spa retreat awaits complete with on-site steam room, private treatment room, and yoga & Pilates studio which collectively offer residents a meditative enclave in which to focus on health and wellness.
Designed as the ultimate New York residential experience, The Centrale is set within the center of the most vibrant city in the world. Replete with 5-star hotel services and exquisite design, The Centrale is the desirable address to make your own.
Pricing: One- to three-bedroom residences from $1.695 million to over $5 million. Full-floor Tower Residences from $10.25 million. The Centrale Penthouse available upon request.
For more information on The Centrale, visit thecentralenyc.com.