By Carter B. Horsley
This handsome, 30-story rental
apartment building has a very prime location at 1930 Broadway
between 64th and 65th Streets across from the Lincoln Center for
the Performing Arts.
Developed by Glenwood Management,
one of the city's largest builders of luxury apartment towers,
it is called the Grand Tier and its spacious and tall lobby sports
travertine marble walls and a large French tapestry.The Grand
Tier lives up to its name, overlooking Lincoln Center on one side,
Central Park on the other. Inside The Grand Tier, its public spaces
are decorated by acclaimed American designer John Saladino.
Designed by Costas Kondylis,
it has 232 rental apartments and its tower is setback on a low-rise
base that maintains the streetwall. Its clean, simple lines and
light color make it standout from its nearby residential towers
that are darker and have more complex massing.
The building was completed
in 2005. It has a 24-hour doorman, a concierge, an attended service
entrance with package room and delivery escort, a separate service
elevator, an air-conditioned laundry facility, a fitness center
with a 50-foot pool of limestone and mosaic inlay, a residents'
lounge with kitchen, a landscaped terrace and a children's playground.
It also has a garage, a Culligan
water filtration system and valet and maid services.
is very convenient to public transportation and to many restaurants
and boutiques and it is not far from Central Park.