42 Eighth Street
Parris Landing condos feature the unique interior and exterior design features of Philippe Starck, the noted French designer who is known for interior and industrial architectural design, artistic creations and engineering work that embodies the industrial chic concept. The designer's credits include refurbishing French President François Mitterrand's private apartments and the Parris Landing development's 367 residential condos.
The Parris Landing Community
Common-use amenities in this Boston Harbor community include a 10,000 square foot gym, computer room, entertainment room, on-site laundry facilities and private pool.
A deeded parking space is included, and additional parking spaces are available for rent in the covered garage. All but one of the five buildings are connected by passageways, and trash chutes are conveniently located on each floor. The apartments have private views and a water taxi stop near the buildings so that you can get to downtown Boston in minutes and avoid traffic congestion. The state-of-the-art club room and health club ensure that you can stay fit year-round, and attentive concierge services take care of any unexpected problems or provide assistance when you need it. The outdoor courtyards are gorgeously landscaped and appointed with sculptures and design features of Philippe Starck. Property access is carefully controlled to safeguard your privacy and security.
Each apartment home has striking views of Boston Harbor, ocean scenes or Boston's skyline from the huge windows and common areas as well as the balconies, patios and decks that many of the apartments feature. Triplex penthouse homes have decks that overlook the water, and both carpeted and hardwood floors are available. Air conditioning, wheelchair access, elevators and central air conditioning come standard, and washer/dryers and cable or satellite television are convenient options. You can choose from the following floor plans:
- Homes with Boston skyline views
- Homes with Boston Harbor views
- Gourmet Galleys
Your condominium at Parris Landing features an open kitchen with high ceilings, stainless steel appliances, plenty of cabinets for storage, microwaves and built-in disposals and dishwashers. Standard features and optional amenities in the kitchens include:
- Bianco Torroncino Granite Countertops
- KitchenAid stainless steel appliances
- German-engineered Liebherr Refrigerators
- Custom cabinetry including white, Shaker-style cabinets with soft-close doors and stainless steel hardware
The kitchens might inspire your culinary dreams, but the bathrooms provide a respite from stress and an oasis of self-indulgent comfort. You can enjoy luxuries like no sailor at the Navy Yard ever experienced -- features like granite-top vanities, subway-style tile baths and soaking tubs and designer accent lighting that adjusts to your mood.
Residents can enjoy living in condos where the décor doubles as art in the minimalist style of "Industrial Chic." Yoo by Starck, a renowned London firm, worked on every aspect of the development's design from bathrooms to outdoor areas. Each home is a unique living environment where natural light plays a climacteric role in design, and the common areas communicate through sunlit spaces, soft shadows and award-winning architectural flourishes.
Fair winds and following seas offer Parris Landing residents serene Navy Yard life that includes relaxing by the private pool, strolling along the piers and boardwalk and touring the manicured and ornamented grounds of the five-building complex. From the Parris Landing's elegant passageways to the luxury of its triplex penthouse apartments, you'll know that it's full steam ahead for living large in Boston Harbor's landmark Navy Yard community at 42 Eighth Street in Charlestown.