Stairs or Slide? Sweet Ride Connects Two Penthouse Condos

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012 - Interior Design

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If you are rich enough to afford one penthouse, why not shoot for two? And while you are at it: might as well have fun connecting your new sky-high New York City duplex.

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Hence this stunning slide that lets you slip from one floor to the next in (some kind of) style. Turett Collaborative Architects followed their client’s wishes to create an unusual – not to mention high-speed – connection from one floor to the next in this East Village project.

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They still have “the option to descend in the usual way on a new Italian-made Rintal stair” but can also traverse the two floors “more speedily, in a seated position, careening through the new double-height atrium” via a stainless steel slide.

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