Beautiful designer prewar duplex apartment in excellent condition
and perfect for entertaining. You enter the large square foyer and
immediately notice the high 10'5" ceilings and privacy that the
single landing affords you. There are raised moldings and a marble
floor that give a sense of elegance. The living room which is 27'
long has glazed walls, applied moldings and large windows facing
south. The hi gloss oak floors reflect the glow from your wood
burning fireplace. You enter the dining room which is 23' long
through double French doors with beveled glass into a south facing
formal room with more applied moldings over the windows and around
the chandelier. The library has imported English antique pine
cabinetry which was tinted and adapted perfectly to the room.
Behind the faux book bindings on the wall you have a bar and
television which is beside the decorative English regency fireplace
mantel from the 1800's. To add to your tranquility, you can gaze
out over the townhouse gardens or choose a book from the open
shelves which all have recessed lighting. Again off the center
foyer is a private bedroom hallway which hides an ante hall with a
powder room. This room has an antique glass door and an inlaid
William Erbe mahogany marquetry floor, linen and coat closet. The
first bedroom has cove ceilings and an ensuite bathroom with a
honed marble floor, new overhead shower and hand shower ensconced
in marble. Further down the bedroom wing, you see another ante hall
with a double door entry to the master suite. This is a corner room
with 3 large windows overlooking townhouse gardens reflected in the
4 mirrored double door closets over 10 feet high. You can pull out
the hidden tv or relax in front of the marble fireplace mantel.
Through pocket doors you enter a private new 2 room master
bathroom. The vanity and dressing table are made of honed Calacatta
white marble with mirrored open shelves. There are Waterworks
polished brass fixtures and a Drummond sink beneath recessed
lighting. Through a second pocket door you enter the prettiest
standing shower on Park Avenue with polished brass fixtures, a
large soaking tub and overhead recessed lighting! The third bedroom
which is across the hall has plenty of mirrored closets and a cut
out window seat that allows you to look over gardens or watch
television. The ensuite bath has a jacuzzi and toto toilet. Also
off the bedroom hall is a rear entrance to the breakfast room with
a large ceiling fan. The kitchen houses white cabinetry with
Vermont verde marble countertops, ceramic rectangular tiles on the
back splash, a large double door stainless Traulson refrigerator, a
6 burner double oven range with a griddle and ducted exhaust. The
floors are made from Thassos marble and the cabinets have under and
overhead recessed lighting. The butler pantry cabinetry is made
from Honduran mahogany and there are Vermont verde marble counters.
There is a stainless Traulson wine fridge, 2 new Miele side by side
washer dryer and double Miele dishwashers. Back through the
breakfast room is a circular stairway leading to a rotundra landing
with stenciled floors and Jeffersonian windows. The bathroom is off
the round hall and has faux mahogany walls.The fourth bedroom has
partial faux pine paneling and built in storage. The fireplace
houses a large television and the rest of the room has upholstered
wool damask on the walls. The fifth bedroom has an entry hall with
double hung closets and a washer dryer. There is an additional
bathroom with a handpainted oak floor housing a round tub and
shower. The top duplex also has it's own private entrance off a
separate elevator landing. This is truly a magnificent apartment
that was designed and decorated over decades and is a must see for
your discerning buyer. This is a full service building with a
live-in super 2 separate storage bins and gym. Pets are welcome.
0.71 mi at 81st St - Museum of Natural History (81st St and Central Park West)
0.98 mi at Lexington Av (63rd St and Lexington Ave)
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