Three years ago, Tribeca's 195 Hudson Street bore witness to the wedding of Jay-Z and Beyoncé in Jay-Z's $6.85 million penthouse. It may soon see another marriage, this time of floorplans. Units 5A and 5B are owned by the same couple, but they've never been combined. The 3BR, 3BA #5A was sold to William Wolf for just $1.3 million in 1999, and he and his wife picked up #5B for $3.725 million in 2006. The couple once worked at Goldman Sachs, so perhaps the recession interfered with their 6,900-square-foot combo condo dreams. They probably won't care, though, if they get anywhere near their $11.25 million asking price for the two units, on the market as a package. Anyone know of a reason why these two apartments cannot be joined? Speak now or forever hold your peace.
First, the current floorplan for 5A:
And for 5B:
And finally, the possible combination: