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Penthouse with Wood or Gas Burning Fireplace

One of the most unique feature of Manhattan New York penthouse would be having a wood burning fire place.
A wood burning fireplace or even a gas burning fireplace is a very rare feature to have in a Manhattan New York condo.

The reason why  wood burning fireplace or even a gas burning fireplace so rare is because the building’s structure has to support the venting to an external source, and create the exhaust smoke outlet. This is very challenging in Manhattan New York condo building structures. 

In the luxury condo and penthouse market, it is much common to see gas burning fireplaces than a wood burning fireplace because the smoke that comes with burning wood is considerably more challenging to work with than the aesthetic value of a gas burning fireplace.

If you absolutely require a penthouse condominium with a wood burning fireplace, you will have to realize that the supply of penthouse apartments with a wood burning fireplace is extremely limited.

If there is a New York city penthouse with a wood burning fireplace it is usually the top floor unit with a direct exhaust to a roof top deck or other building system.  Or if it a pre-war building that originally had a wood burning fireplace you are very lucky as this type of building is also extremely rare.

In this environmental conscious city, gas burning fireplaces in penthouse apartments would be much preferable than traditional wood burning fire place, compare to its counter part, gas fireplace is easier to install, to maintain and to exhaust. Gas fireplace create the ambiance and aesthetics that a wood burning fireplace offers but without the smoke or exhaust that may disturb the neighbors in the neighboring buildings or units.

If you are seeking a Wood burning fireplaces within your penthouse condominium search, we would recommend you to keep an open mind as there are very limited penthouses with this feature, and a penthouse with gas burning fireplace may be a pleasant alternative.

We understand the Penthouse buyers’ unique needs and desires, we have all access to Manhattan New York penthouse inventory and availabilities. We would love the opportunity to assist you in finding the unique Manhattan New York penthouse you are searching for.

Call us at (917)837-8869 or email us ( to find your Manhattan New York Penthouse today.

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