Located in the prestigious and picturesque One Sutton Place South, this magnificent apartment boasts shimmering East River views, soaringly high ceilings, and impressive proportions. Master architect Rosario Candela’s elaborate design for this exceptionally gracious prewar cooperative features a grand triple-arched recessed porte-cochère and a tiered riverfront private garden. It is one of New York City’s most celebrated and sought-after addresses.
A private elevator landing accesses the expansive marble-floored Gallery, from which flow all the grandly-scaled entertainment rooms. The sun-flooded corner Living Room has a wood-burning fireplace and opens to the stately Dining Room, both of which have spectacular East River and bridge views. Currently configured as a sun-filled Primary Bedroom with a very ample walk-in closet and ensuite bathroom, the very large Library also has sparkling river views. These rooms all share a sense of monumental proportion and glorious light. Also nearby is a handsome Sitting Room and a marvelous, wood-paneled Library, which share a full bathroom. From the Gallery, a Powder Room and a coat closet are conveniently accessible.
Beyond, a very large eat-in chef’s Kitchen with state-of-the-art appliances is supported by a full and proper Butler’s Pantry, separate Wine Storage, and a Breakfast Room. There is also an ample Laundry Room and a convenient Gym, which share a Powder Room, and a Staff Room with a bathroom and its own kitchenette.
There are three additional very serene Bedrooms, all of which have ensuite bathrooms and very ample closets, and of which one wraps the southwest corner of the building with lovely light and has a wood-burning fireplace. Nearby is a very luxurious private Sauna with a generous changing room.
The apartment’s spacious, circular, and flexible plan allows for four or five bedrooms plus a Sitting Room. Meticulously maintained and retaining many of its beautiful original details and with renovations by Robert Couturier, this is residence is truly splendid. Throughout, exquisite detail, such as beautiful moldings, herringbone hardwood floors, and mahogany double doors opening to all the entertaining rooms, complement the magical views and light.
One Sutton Place South is a magnificent example of Candela’s superior and sophisticated talent. Architecturally exquisite, this very handsome 1927 white-glove cooperative’s amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness center and dedicated storage. Impeccable service includes full-time doormen and a resident manager. Pets are welcomed.
Offered at $13,500,000
50% Financing Permitted
3% Transfer Tax Payable by Purchaser