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18 Best Condo Buildings in West Chelsea — NYC's epicenter of high-end architecture

Each of New York’s luxury enclaves stands out with signature features. Pre-war opulence permeates Central Park West. Residents at Billionaires’ Row live higher than anyone else in the country. None of these, however, can match the sheer inventiveness, experimental spirit, and sleek architecture on exhibit in West Chelsea, on and off the High Line, with a star-studded roster of architects from all over the world. #1 - Lantern House, 515 West 18th Street Lantern House was named in honor of Heatherwick Studio's interpretation of bay windows, which offer spectacular High Line views and unique floor plans and interiors. The two-building complex is joined by a dramatic glass lobby pavilion underneath the High Line. #2 - 520 West 28th Street The late and great Zaha Hadid incorporated her signature style for her only NYC residential project, which faces the High Line. The zig-zagging facade curves is reflected in the split-level unit layouts, where kitchens were designed by Hadid herself. Sensuous curves are also on view through the amenities, such as the sunlit pool, fitness center, and screening room.

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