Some neighborhoods are timeless, independent of buzz or hype, and Gramercy Park is one of them. Rooted in the past with its townhouses and prewars, yet firmly in the present, too, with its new condos, conversions, and conversions, this neighborhood known for its private park—only those living around the perimeter get keys—are a favorite among apartment-hunting New Yorkers.
Here are properties hosting open houses this weekend:
4 Lexington Avenue, Apartment 10K. A renovation has opened up the kitchen of this prewar, 656-square-foot one-bedroom in a prewar building a block from Gramercy Park. Asking price: $820,000. Open house: Sunday, November 22, 12 noon to 2 pm
300 East 23rd Street, Apartment 7G. This 927-square-foot one-bedroom has tall windows that let in tons of light and views of the Empire State building. Asking price: $1.56 million. Open house: Saturday, November 21, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm and Sunday, November 22, 1 pm to 3 pm.
237 East 17th Street, Apartment 130. Nearly 1200 square feet gets you a two-bedroom, three-bath duplex with a private patio and a laundry room in this elevator brownstone building near Stuyvesant Square Park. Asking price: $1.65 million. Open house: Sunday, November 22, 12 noon to 1:30 pm.
126-128 East 16th Street, Apartment 1BC. A block away from Union Square and two blocks from Stuyvesant Square, this three-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath duplex in a townhouse has its own patio but access to another one. It also comes with a woodburning fireplace. Asking price: $3.95 million. Open house: Sunday, November 22, 2 pm to 3:30 pm.