'Located on the top floor
This magnificent 'top floor unit' is a new-construction addition that complements the overall restoration of the original building.
Glass-paneled, French doors open to a large outdoor balcony/deck — an ideal outdoor retreat when entertaining at home.
The north-western exposure offers an unparalleled view of Boston's city skyline.
The dominant view from the balcony reveals the Black Falcon Terminal wharf, where watching passenger cruise ships dock is always a conversation stopper.
The raised platform within the main space can accommodate additional living areas for reading/relaxing, dining or listening to music.
Kitchen is open to the main living space, lending itself excellently to entertaining at home.
'Kitchen features plenty of cabinetry and additional stainless steel appliances
A gas oven/range forms the centerpiece of the expanded work bench/bar-top that separates the kitchen from the main living space.
New timbers and super-polished hardwood floors have been used throughout.
Gas forced hot air heating and central air conditioning are ducted throughout the space.
The upper-level bedroom suite is bathed in natural light and can easily accommodate additional sitting areas.
Bedroom features berber carpeting, a large walk-in closet and a full en suite bathroom.
The upstairs full en suite bathroom with tile flooring and tub/shower adjoins the bedroom.
A second full bathroom with hardwood flooring and tub/shower adjoins the main living space.
Stack washer/dryer is located discretely within a small alcove adjoining the main living space.
The 5th floor common area hallway is tiled with slate.
The building conversion retained the original post + beam construction throughout the common areas.
The building features a new elevator and state-of-the-art safety alarm + sprinkler system.
Both the lobby and elevator floors have been tiled with slate for added durability.
Recent renovations to the lobby (Spring 2004) include new industrial lighting and paint work.
The industrial chic of the lobby is further defined by the back-lit, suspended wire-mesh ceiling.
The building features secure, off-street mailboxes.
Access to the building is secure via a lobby entrance intercom system.
The main entrance to the 881 East 1st street loft condominiums.
A ramp to the building's main entrance provides easy disabled access.
Residents benefit from a private, off-street parking lot — two (2) spaces are deeded to this unit.
Immediately adjoining the rear of the building is a paved, common BBQ area.
'Adjacent to the BBQ area is a large
'Exterior view of the 881 East 1st Street loft condominiums.\r\n\r\n\r\nCommuting solutions:\r\n\r\n• To downtown