Impeccably finished and bursting with natural light, this palatial 5-bedroom, 5-bathroom triplex penthouse is a paradigm of luxury and comfort. It features a staggering 5,500 sq. ft. of space and has been thoughtfully renovated in a way that serves both function and aesthetic. Features of this magnificent home include a key-locked elevator that services each level, a pair of spacious outdoor terraces, a regal spiral staircase with an elegant dark wood banister, and a sea of opulent dark hardwood floors. Occupying the entirety of the 5th floor, the home’s main living area is a testament to open-concept design. Perfect for entertaining, the space begins with an expansive gallery lined with closets and then flows into a vast living, dining, and entertaining area. Sunlight floods into the rooms through six arched windows, and located next to the dining area is a stunning eat-in kitchen. The kitchen possesses a chic vaulted ceiling, a blend of stylish pendant and cove lighting, a breakfast nook, quartzine stone countertops, an abundance white custom cabinetry, a large central island, a pair of farmhouse sinks, and a suite of high-end stainless steel appliances, including a 140-bottle Sub Zero wine fridge, wall-mounted double ovens, two dishwashers, and a massive 8-burner Viking range and hood. Completing the overall space is a glass-enclosed courtyard-like terrace that boasts a large Viking grill, integrated speakers, and fully irrigated planters. Conveniently situated one level below are 4 of the home’s 5 bedrooms and a spacious laundry room. Bedrooms 3 and 4 share a pristine bathroom with two points of entry while bedroom 2 enjoys a trio of private closets and its own ensuite bathroom. The master suite is a haven unto itself. A substantial bedroom area spills into a pair of sizable his-and-her walk-in closets and ends in a spa-like master bathroom. The bathroom is finished with Carrera and Thassos marble, dual-vanity sinks, a large soaking tub with an integrated TV, and a cavernous glass-enclosed walk-in shower. Sitting at the very top of the home is a roomy, sun-drenched library and lounge that opens up to a flawless outdoor terrace. The lounge is equipped with a wet bar while the library is connected to the home’s 5th bedroom. The bedroom contains a pair of closets and a full ensuite bathroom. Private and mostly self-contained, the 6th floor is ideal for hosting guests. Other finishes of the home include a water filtration system, custom Lutron lighting, and a high-end A/V system. Located at the convergence of the West Village, TriBeca, and SoHo, 43 Clarkson is a charming pre-war condominium with 6 residences. The building is close to a host of trendy restaurants, bars, and boutiques, and is only two blocks from the Hudson River. Nearby subway lines include the 1 and 2.