Adventures in Interior Design: See a Renovated Chelsea Condo in a Historic Cast Iron Building

Friday, January 30, 2015, by Spencer Peterson
2.nocrop.w1800.h1330.2x.jpg[All photos by Andy Ryan for New York]

The O’;Neill Building, located at the corner of Sixth Avenue and West 20th Street in Chelsea, is a stone cold stunner when it comes to historic cast iron buildings, so when Bade Stageberg Cox Architecture was hired to redesign a condo inside, they wanted to do the building justice. Jane Stageberg told New York Magazine that the existing unit “was fine,” but the family wanted more bedrooms and a better connection to the neighborhood. The exposed interior cast iron columns provided inspiration, and the design team “took care in the new layout so that [they] could expose those columns and reveal them in strategic places.”

Curbed NY has the full tour. >>

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