On the West Side of Manhattan, in historic Hell’s Kitchen, on West 53rd Street between 10th and 11th Avenues, a new 13 story brick building, with studio, one, two and three bedroom apartments, has been designed to complement brick tenements and large scale manufacturing lofts that comprise the area. With thoughtful apartment design, amenities, and extraordinary roof terrace views of the Hudson River and Midtown Manhattan, this building also offers easy access to parks and shopping. 540 West 53rd is surrounded by green space, with landscaped terraces on the 2nd floor and penthouse level. Just to its west will be a community garden, open to the public, with 4,500 square feet of green space. Steps away is DeWitt Clinton Park, the largest park in Hell’s Kitchen, with a dog run, a playground with water features and ballfields. Opposite DeWitt Clinton Park, on the Hudson River, is the Clinton Cove section of Hudson River Park with a pier for kayaks. With its bikeway, 42 piers, and all types of recreational activities, Hudson River Park extends along the waterfront, south to Battery Park City. In addition to Bright Horizons, child care located on the ground floor, other available child care options include Kidsville on West 51st, and Polly Dodge on West 54th. The building is zoned for PS 51, PS 111, Midtown West (PS 212), Professional Performing Arts School, and Beacon High School.