140 Linden Avenue 343
Selling a Lifestyle - Here is an Amazing opportunity to own an iconic piece of history and live in the famous Lafayette building in one of the nicest areas of Downtown LB near the beach! Designed by renowned art deco architects Arthur & Cecil Schilling, built in 1929 as a hotel, this is considered one of the finest examples of art deco architecture around. From the moment you enter the lobby, you will feel as though you have taken a step back through time. This is a beautifully remodeled End unit studio. Only one shared wall. Two large windows allow for tons of natural light. Custom built kitchen cabinets. Quartz countertops. Stainless steel appliances. Built-in microwave. New water-resistant wood laminate flooring. Scraped ceilings. Recessed lights w/dimmer control. Full remodeled bathroom. Located near the elevator & stairs. Common areas include; a massive fitness center (you'll want to cancel your gym membership)! Multiple meeting/lounging areas. Library w/ huge copper fireplace (a must see)! Large rooftop deck & solarium with awesome views of the city and ocean, large billiard room complete w/pool table, shuffleboard etc. Side patio area with BBQ's. There's even a dog wash area! Tech-savvy onsite laundry room. Low HOA dues only $147 a month pays water, sewer, insurance, maintenance, onsite management. Declared a historic landmark by the City of LB in 1986. Living at the Lafayette is a walk-through time from the elegance of a bygone era to todays modern amenities. The residents share pride in this historic landmark & the vibrant East Village neighborhood of specialty restaurants, coffee shops, cafes, art galleries & nightlife and farmers market right out your front door. Vons grocery store is less than 1 block away. This would make a perfect weekend beach retreat or a part-time residence for someone working in downtown LB. Building is FHA & VA Approved! Hurry, this wont last!
Listing Courtesy of WGroup Realtors