Please see virtual tour. Sophisticated and contemporary, this sun drenched, west facing, 2 bed / 2 bath, penthouse duplex residence with approx 750sf outdoor space offers the finest in Italian design and quality finishes.The floor to ceiling windows bathe the lower level in bright afternoon light, flooding the open living room, 2nd bedroom and kitchen. Featuring clean lines and Italian styling, from Scavollini cabinetry in the kitchen to imported PAIL interior doors and matching molding throughout, all the accoutrements have been thought of; gorgeous 44sf balcony off the living room, motorized sunshades, gorgeous crown molding for the nearly 10ft ceilings, Elfa custom closets in the 2nd bedroom, and expansive under stair storage. The open kitchen is equipped with quartz countertops and island, custom herringbone marble and aluminum backsplash, Blomberg fridge, Bosch dishwasher, and Bertazonni oven and range. Also, a full bath and the Bosch washer and dryer are located on this floor.The thoughtfully designed upper-level master bedroom suite opens to a romantic, approximately 336 sf terrace facing gorgeous Manhattan sunsets. The master bath, like the lower-level bath, has heated floors, Delta Vero hardware, Toto toilets, and beautiful tiling.Located above the master bedroom suite, the private, roof deck on the 3rd floor can be accessed via the master bedroom or through the apartment entrance. 3A has deeded approximately half of the total 740sf deck on the west side of the building and features 24 x 24 porcelain tile flooring, as do all the outdoor spaces. Additional features: Wide plank bamboo flooring throughout, white oak and stainless steel stairs, UV tinted Pella windows and exterior sliding, LED recessed lighting throughout, energy star appliances, and Trane HVAC/heat pump system to save energy.Ensconced 2 flights up in a boutique, walk-up, 6 unit condo building, 3A is located in the heart of Astoria on a quiet street a short distance to the exciting restaurant scenes on 30th Avenue or Ditmars. The approximate 864 sf home with approx 750 sf outdoor has low, low carrying costs of $510: There are approximately 12 more years to the tax abatement and the common charges are only $463/month. Garage for Purchase: Separate, deeded, 24x12‘ garage with motorized door for easy access for any mid-size car plus additional storage. Located across the street a short distance from the building, it has separate electric with capability of installing an EV charging station.Astoria is one of the most exciting neighborhoods in the city, with an expanding Kaufman Arts District, The Museum of the Moving Image, the Noguchi Museum, Socrates Sculpture Park and a plethora of international restaurants, covering most global cuisine and niches! Grocery and pharmacies are a little over a block away, and the subway (either 30th Avenue or Astoria Blvd) is approximately 8 short blocks away.