359 West 20th Street,
359 West 20th Street New York, New York 10011 United States

359 West 20th Street
359 West 20th Street New York, New York 10011 United States

  • 6
  • 7
    Full Baths
  • 4,925 Sq Ft.
  • 1858
    Year Built
  • 7BRLMP
    Web Id
  • 3864333
    MLS ID
  • New York City Department Of Education
    School District

About 359 West 20th Street, New York, New York

Stately 21.5’ brownstone located on prime, tree-lined, landmarked block.

This lovingly maintained Italianate style brownstone is full of prewar charm and is currently configured as 5 full-floor FREE MARKET rentals – in today’s market, the total monthly rent roll for the 5 units is conservatively $32,500/mo (currently 2 vacant, 2 month-to-month, 1 with lease through the summer of 2023).

The building is well-maintained and features well-preserved prewar architectural details throughout including original intricate woodwork, ornate marble fireplaces with beautiful cast iron cover doors (one fireplace on each of the 6 floors), antique French shutters, and soaring ceilings. The building's mechanicals and the individual units have been regularly updated and serviced by a live-in owner/landlord who took immense pride in the building.

Keep this brownstone as an income producing asset with an attractive CAP rate or convert to a grand single-family home on one of Chelsea’s finest blocks!


Garden Floor:

Separate street-level entrance. 1 Bedroom and 1 full bath with large living room and open kitchen. Direct access to verdant and lush gardens.

Parlor Floor:

Dramatic ~12’ ceilings with beautiful prewar moldings and woodwork throughout. Recently updated kitchen and bath, XL king-sized bedroom, and nearly floor-to-ceiling French doors that open to Juliette balconies overlooking the tranquil garden.

Third and Fourth Floors:

Large south facing living rooms with distinct dining areas and open kitchens. 1 king-sized bedroom and 1 full-sized bedroom (or home office). Bedrooms face north over quiet gardens.

Fifth Floor:

Vaulted beamed ceilings up to nearly 13’ high. 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Large set back south-facing terrace. Exposed brick walls.


The basement is fully finished with large den, kitchenette, and bathroom. There is a coin operated laundry room for tenants. Mechanical areas are clean and well-maintained. There is ample storage space.

Marketed By

Sotheby's International Realty - Downtown Manhattan Brokerage

149 Fifth Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, New York 10010 United States
Philip McCarthy
Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker

Property ID:7BRLMP

MLS ID:3864333


  • Granite Countertops
  • Security System
  • Gardens
  • Hardwood Flooring