Imagine a secluded, luxurious space within the heart of the city, complete with all the amenities you desire and an ample amount of green space. New homes for sale at Jardim in West Chelsea offer all of this and more, with a 24-hour attended lobby, bicycle storage, saunas, and a fitness studio, to name just a few of the perks. Bathrooms in every unit feature marble walls, floors, and vanity tops, plus carved limestone sinks designed by Jardim architect Isay Weinfeld. Every unit also has massive pocket windows that tuck into the walls for complete integration with the outdoors—the perfect way to take in a pleasantly warm day.
Venture beyond your home with a walk along the High Line, the amazing elevated green space/walkway made atop reclaimed railroad trestles. Numerous access points make it easy to visit your favorite dining and shopping destinations along the way.
Visit Argentinian restaurant Porteno for grilled salmon with butternut squash, braised short ribs, or a grilled skirt steak, paired with your favorite French or Argentinian wine. Savor Swiss flavors in the garden dining area at Trestle on Tenth, sampling from trout, herring, or duck necks. Experience the restaurant’s twist on french fries, served with mustard mayonnaise and dusted with paprika.
Spend a pensive afternoon perusing the books at Printed Matter, Inc., an independent nonprofit bookstore touted as a New York Magazine Critics’ Pick. Treat your littlest loved ones to a new outfit and toy or two at My Little Sunshine, which also offers kids’ haircuts on select days.