This is a private floor home with spectacular 360 degree helicopter views of every New York landmark as well as Central Park, and of the East River and Hudson River. The pain staking gut renovation was completed two years ago by world renowned architect and designer Russell Piccione. Step off the elevator to the gracious entry gallery designed with a barrel vaulted ceiling ,cove lighting and antique lanterns. As you enter the western wing, you are drawn into the elegant 30 ft X 15 ft living room with three exposures. There are hand laid oak parquet de Versailles floors and the walls are covered in Fortuny silk. The owners imported a beautiful 19th century Italian marble fireplace mantle that surrounds the decorative fireplace.There are oversized windows and a balcony , with views over Central Park and as far reaching as New Jersey. Just off the living room is a lovely music room which can also be used as an intimate dining room with hidden wet bar.
The eastern wing has a distinguished dining room and library that will astound you. There are wide plank antique chestnut floors, rich white oak paneled walls and beautifully designed book cases. The oak coffered ceiling is intricate in design and instillation and the 19th century fireplace mantle surrounds a decorative fireplace to complete the warm feeling of this masterfully crafted room with a balcony and oversized windows with three exposures including East to watch the planes land as the arrive in NYC, and the twinkle of the bridges at night.
For the chef in the house, you will enjoy the well planned kitchen. There is a Viking six burner cooktop, two Wolf convection ovens, Subzero refrigerator and wine cooler, Miele dishwasher and large pantry. Eat-in kitchen is an understatement for this 25FtX18ft kitchen with fantastic views and balcony .
The sumptuous corner master bedroom suite is privately situated, it includes 10 ft ceilings, outstanding southwest views from the wall of windows and balcony. There are ample closets and a large dressing room with built-in storage. Decadence best describes the master bath, the bathtub is situated to enjoy views overlooking the city and separate glass enclosed double shower. There are two separate sink and vanities for the busy couple. There are two other generous bedrooms one with italian sycamore paneling and a bath en suite and the other with walls covered in Fortuny fabric.
A country manor home would have an walnut paneled study like this, beautifully designed with built-in bookcases and storage, and outstanding views. To add to the luxury of this fine home you can workout in the private gym with open city views and 11 ft ceilings.
There are two storage rooms located in the basement of the building that come with the apartment and a garage in the building. The building is a white glove condominium with outstanding service.
All data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the RLS or Douglas Elliman. See Terms of Service for additional restrictions.
All information regarding a property for sale, rental, taxes or financing is from sources deemed reliable. No representation is made as to the accuracy thereof, and such information is subject to errors, omission, change of price, rental, commission, prior sale, lease or financing, or withdrawal without notice. All square footage and dimensions are approximate. Exact dimensions can be obtained by retaining the services of a professional architect or engineer.
The number of bedrooms listed above is not a legal conclusion. Each person should consult with his/her own attorney, architect or zoning expert to make a determination as to the number of rooms in the unit that may be legally used as a bedroom.