Bring your contractor and create your dream home in this expansive two bedroom (convertible three) located in a prewar elevator building in the heart of Washington Heights. Apartment 3 offers a flexible layout with plenty of design options to fit your needs. Full of charming original detail including clawfoot tub, transoms, french doors, original moldings, oversized bay windows and brick that can be exposed. 544 West 157th Street is a well-maintained, pet friendly, HDFC co-op with very high income caps for buyers, a recently restored facade with gorgeous copper patina and grand marble entryway. The building offers a double secure vestibule, video intercom and updated basement with spacious, card operated laundry room and commercial size washers and dryers. Co-purchasing is allowed. Sublet after 2 years of occupancy. Income cap for one or two individuals with up to two dependents is $319,320. Close to grocery, banks, gyms, restaurants and parks. The building participates in a high speed cable and internet package for only $75 per month. Please email for private showing.