Our compatriots at Curbed National uncovered this apartment at 32 West 40th Street, also known as Bryant Park Place. The 1BR, 1BA apartment is asking $645,000?but only from a very specific sort of person: "For the discerning buyer who appreciates Trompe l'oeil design, this mini Versailles has hand painted murals and gold filigree details. A mirrored marble bath and renovated kitchen complete the picture." For a piece of that picture, see above, and click through for the rest.
· Listing: 32 West 40th Street [Elliman]
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