Hoboken is well-known for its charming, small-town vibe thanks to historic buildings, beautiful brownstones, and tree-lined streets. Washington Street is dotted with boutique shops and eateries, and people come from far and wide to enjoy Hoboken’s picturesque waterfront and vibrant nightlife. As the community moves on from its industrial history, older buildings are often converted into new, modern residences. Wonder Lofts, the new upscale condominium conversion in Hoboken’s historic “Wonder Bread Building,” has delivered one of the most unique and luxurious housing experiences to New Jersey’s Gold Coast. Keep reading to find out more about the building and its world-class amenities.
^ View from the rooftop infinity-edge pool
Wonder Lofts Combines Historic Charm + Contemporary Finishes
The historic design touches of the original Wonder Bread factory, which once churned out countless loaves of fresh bread from the 1910s to the 1960s, have been preserved in the contemporary redesign.
The original brick detail, archways, high ceilings, large windows, a smokestack, and a water tower were all meticulously restored, and such modern additions as a façade of glass and light grey aluminum add to and accentuate the restored original structure. The community also includes a newly constructed five-story building located across the street which is home to fifteen of the residences, several of which include private yards.
^ Living room
^ 2nd-floor residents’ lounge and landscaped courtyard
Wonder Lofts was envisioned as the residential successor to one of Hoboken’s most recognizable and historically significant sites. With pitch-perfect restoration and a design focused on style, comfort, and room for growth, this boutique offering features a sophisticated collection of 83 expansive two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom floor plans with an impressive 1,200 to 2,700 square feet of soaring living space.
Uniquely, every home includes a parking space in the secured onsite garage and significant private outdoor space ranging up to 1900 square feet, while many of the homes feature views of the Manhattan skyline.
Dramatically reimagined for residential use, the homes blend the preserved original architectural features and charm with contemporary finishes and functionality, including large window façades that bathe the homes in natural light, smart home entry systems, well-appointed designer kitchens and baths, abundant storage, and walk-in closets.
Many homes also feature spacious multi-functional dens/home offices. Perhaps most unique for the Hudson Gold Coast are the suburban-sized kitchens and living rooms, laundry rooms with high-end appliances, cabinetry and utility sink; workspaces, and outdoor living areas found in the homes at Wonder Lofts.
^ Residents’ study lounge and lobby
^ Designer kitchen
^ Living room
Sales have opened at this landmark property following an overwhelmingly successful preview period that resulted in over 30% of its homes already sold. The building debuts with fully-furnished models styled by the home furnishing firm Serena and Lily available to tour by appointment only.
The models accurately display how Wonder Lofts separates itself in the Hudson County market by blending large spaces with interior styling more commonly equated with townhome living and the many advantages of a modern condominium building featuring world-class amenities and hotel-inspired services.
^ View of the private terraces
Modern Spaces with World-Class Amenities
Living at Wonder Lofts includes enjoying 14,400 square feet of shared indoor and outdoor amenities for an elevated lifestyle. The highest rooftop, with its stunning 360-degree views of the Manhattan skyline, all of Hoboken and beyond, is a beautifully landscaped patio lounge featuring an infinity-edge swimming pool with lounge chairs, a circular outdoor bar underneath the restored water tower, gas barbeque grills, and abundant dining and lounge seating areas with a fire pit.
An indoor residents’ lounge that opens to a lushly landscaped, outdoor terraced patio and garden features seating areas, a floor-to-ceiling brick, a double-faced fireplace, an open concept dining room and entertainment kitchen, and an adjacent billiards room.
^ Rooftop fire pit and water tower circular bar
Families will appreciate the building’s children’s playroom, complete with padded floors, bean bag seating, toys, and books, as well as a fully-equipped children’s art center ideal for fostering individual and group creativity and fun. A full gym and fully equipped yoga/Flex studio will keep residents healthy in body and mind.
The building also boasts of a two-story lobby with an attended concierge, a pet grooming area that will provide a pleasant space for residents to pamper their furry family members, and a secure onsite parking garage with an electric car charging station.
^ Children’s art center
^ Children’s playroom
^ Residents’ gym
Located in the Heart of Hoboken
Located at 720 Clinton Street, Wonder Lofts places residents in the heart of Hoboken, bringing within easy reach all that the dynamic hamlet on the Hudson River is known for. With its tree-lined streets dotted with historic brownstones; an eclectic offering of neighborhood shops, restaurants, and nighttime haunts; numerous parks, beautifully landscaped waterfront featuring majestic Manhattan skyline views; and proximity to Manhattan enhanced by PATH and Ferry service, this pedestrian-friendly town has matured from a convenient commuter starting point for singles and couples to a nesting ground for growing families.
Homes at Wonder Lofts are priced from $1.2 million, with initial occupancy scheduled for late 2021. Prospective buyers can CLICK HERE or call 201-526-4040 to schedule a preview appointment.