Take a Sneak Peek at these Luxury Units in Downtown Crossing’s Winthrop Center
The Millennium Assortment of higher-conclusion condos aspect a opportunity to pick out custom cabinetry by designer Christopher Peacock.
There’s currently buzz all over The Residences at the Winthrop Center: The blended-use tower opening in Downtown Crossing this April is slated to be the world’s greatest Passive House business developing, bringing vitality effectiveness to the 812,000 square toes of office room that’ll be home to conglomerates like McKinsey. Equally enjoyable are the 317 household units that’ll occupy the higher tales of the developing. People below will be taken care of to a slew of facilities, which includes a wellness club for them and their animals and a group area with a foods and beverage ingredient. And that’s not to point out the amazing sights.
But MP Boston, the community arm of developer Millennium Companions, just unveiled the latest portion of these condos that consider the luxurious to one more degree: The Millennium Selection. This group of 15 two and a few-bed room penthouses and estate-model properties differ from others in the constructing since the homeowners can customize the finishes with work by acclaimed designer, Christopher Peacock. Especially, customers of the Millennium Assortment get to tailor-make their kitchen area, toilet, and dressing room cabinetry, selecting their possess finishes and paint colours from the Peacock Assortment. Every piece of cabinetry will be hand-painted for far better texture and coloration.
Peacock says the collection units—which sport soaring ceilings, greater flooring strategies, and ground-to-ceiling home windows with remarkable metropolis views—appeal to the discerning luxurious customer, many of whom are coming from other substantial-stop residences and want a say in the structure of their place. “They want to be portion of the layout expertise,” he provides.
This personalized cabinetry and accompanying finishes will heighten these kitchens, which previously appear with vitality-efficient appliances, convection steam ovens and microwaves, Wolf induction cooktops, in addition wine fridges. The kitchens also appear with huge-plank wooden flooring, hand-painted kitchen area islands, and Arabescato marble backsplashes and countertops, delivering an tasteful seem.
According to Richard Baumert, principal with Millennium Companions, about a person third of the units in Peacock’s Millennium Collection have been bought. “There’s a a lot increased degree of design independence with [him],” Baumert suggests.
Peacock’s collection contributes to the building’s environmental initiatives as very well. The cabinetry was developed to have a extended lifestyle span. And by letting some purchasers customise their home, the hope is they will keep the cabinets lengthier, alternatively than replacing them in a few years and creating squander by undertaking so. The custom made design and style and obtain course of action also makes it possible for the consolidation of shipments, reducing down on methods for transport, Baumert provides. “Everything we did…had an eye on the sustainability,” he states.
Baumert states other models in the making will just take the very same environmentally ahead-wondering strategy. Each and every has additional eco-pleasant induction cooktops, while only electrical fireplaces can be additional to units—and only then on request from the customer. About fifty percent the models in the developing are currently offered. The relaxation of the building, which features a general public walkway and restaurant, is slated to open up by the close of 2023.