The Powerhouse

2-35 51st Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101

BUILDING DESCRIPTION
The Powerhouse is an existing Pennsylvania Railroad Power Station building, which was constructed in 1909 consists of 3 floors within the existing structure.  The new design constructed a new 4 story addition with renovation of the existing building and converting it to a residential building.  In addition to the residential conversion, the first floor will contain a commercial and community facility use.
The Powerhouse is a Luxury condominium apartment building located in Hunter Point.
The building houses 177-apartments ranging from studio, 1, 2 and 3 Bedroom.

BUILDING AMENITIES
Amenities include 24/7 concierge services, business center, lounge room with pool table, children’s room, state-of-the-art fitness center and The Aqua Grotto, a full-service spa with sauna and steam room, hot tub and private massage area, common rooftop terrace with panoramic city views, sunbathing deck, on-site valet parking and storage.

Client: CGS Builders

Project Facts:
Category: Mixed-Use Multi-Family and Commercial
Service: Architecture
Site Area: 39, 012 ft2
Building floor area: 240,111 ft2
Number of Stories: 11
Building height: 120 ft
Number of Units: 177
Status: Completed 2008

Credits:
Design by Karl Fischer
Interior by Lemay + Escobar