NEW LOOK AND NEW PRICE - STILL UNBELIEVABLE VALUE Fifth Avenue
Duplex with Direct Central Park Views for under $5ml. Bring your
architect and your dreams for an iconic New York residence.
Exclusive and understated, this elegant home with direct views of
Central Park combines the privacy of a townhouse with the
convenience of a distinguished Fifth Avenue building and features
excellent separation between public and private space. Classic
architectural details include grand-scaled rooms, high ceilings,
oversized windows, four gas fireplaces, open kitchen and two
staircases. The home is graced with brilliant sunshine from the
east in the morning and beautiful western light in the afternoon.
Originally a 10-room unit, the gracious layout on the 5th floor
includes a private elevator landing, refined foyer, grand living
room with direct park views, handsome library, spacious dining
room, butler's pantry and a large, square eat-in kitchen. The 6th
floor offers plenty of privacy for family living and the potential
for 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths. A substantial master bedroom and en
suite bath both feature direct park views. The secondary bedrooms
and adjoining bathrooms are generous in size and allow for
flexibility in layout. 953 Fifth Avenue was developed as a
cooperative in 1924 by noted architect and historian, Isaac Newton
Phelps Stokes who also developed St. Paul's Chapel at Columbia
University and the J. Harper Poor townhouse at 33 East 69th Street.
With just seven residences, a full-time elevator/doorman and
live-in resident manager, the building offers an unparalleled level
of privacy for serene and discreet living. 953 Fifth has no summer
work rules and welcomes pets and pied a terres. 40% financing is
permitted and there is a 2.5% flip tax paid by the buyer.
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Nearby Public Transportation
0.28 mi at 77th St (77th St and Lexington Ave)
0.56 mi at 72nd St (72nd Street and 2nd Ave)
0.56 mi at 86th St (86th St and Lexington Ave)
0.57 mi at 81st St - Museum of Natural History (81st St and Central Park West)
0.74 mi at Lexington Av (63rd St and Lexington Ave)
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