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Prettiest NYC homes that hit the market this week

This week’s edition includes a Maya Lin-design apartment and a 200-year-old Soho home

Every week, Curbed covers dozens of market listings that vary in price, location, size, grandeur, quirkiness, and other distinct characteristics. If they managed to capture our attention, that means there’s definitely something special going on. But some of these homes are so lovely that they warrant a special kind of notoriety as some of the prettiest homes currently up for sale in New York City. And so, here it is: five listing that have that special "je ne sais quoi" that separates them from the rest. Happy gawking!

Brown Harris Stevens.

↑This colorful Sutton Place duplex penthouse, once asking $16 million, has returned to the market for $8.995 million. John Barman redesigned the apartment, which includes four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms, the a 35-foot-long solarium, a library, a wraparound terrace, and views towards the Queensboro Bridge. Read more...

Halstead.

↑This Upper West Side penthouse, going for $1.25 million, has comically small windows, but a glass solarium off of the kitchen and skylights in the living room and bedroom work to offset that. The apartment has other niceties like a wood-burning fireplace, central air, a powder room, and private outdoor space. Read more...

Corcoran.

↑A 4,700-square-foot, multi-level home renovated by acclaimed architect Maya Lin is now on the market, on the Upper East Side for $11.5 million. Some of the standout features include a wood-burning fireplace, a glass ceiling, Anigre maple flooring, Sycamore paneling, and a 460-square-foot landscaped garden. Read more...

Triplemint.

↑New York’s rooftops have been known to give way to some pretty unusual architecture—cabins, cottages, and Cape Cods galore—but one of the most unusual of the city’s rooftop creations just hit the market: a cedar-shingled barn and silo. Read more...

Brown Harris Stevens.

↑A nearly 200-year-old Federal-style townhouse in Soho is back on the market for $13.5 million. The townhouse blends many of its historic elements alongside many modern additions. One of the best parts of the townhouse, the garden, is replete with a pond, a paved seating area, and tons of greenery. Read more...