Rarely available, this exceptional residence occupies the front Southeast corner at the iconic Dakota, the most coveted position in the entire building.
This stunning and grand scaled residence has soaring 13'6" ceilings, magnificent moldings, restored original detail, oversized windows, as well as two wood-burning fireplaces.
Entered off a semi-private vestibule, the apartment opens into a 13 ft entrance gallery which leads to a spectacular corner living room. This impressive room is 23 x 19 and captures wonderful views of Central Park and the Manhattan midtown skyline through floor-to-ceiling windows. The corner living room has soaring 13.6 ft. ceilings, original restored moldings, original shutters and a wood-burning fireplace with original mantle and over mantle. The adjacent paneled library, which could also serve as a second bedroom, has a bowed window looking onto West 72nd Street and Central Park West, with open views of the Manhattan Skyline to the south. The handsome and sunny oversized primary bedroom with floor-to-ceiling windows faces South onto 72nd Street and has a wood-burning fireplace. The room is outfitted with two spacious closets and an en-suite marble bathroom with a tub/shower. A galley kitchen completes the apartment.A second bathroom can be added, subject to Board approval. Please see alternate floor plan provided.
The building was designed by Henry J. Hardenbergh and completed in 1884. The Dakota is one of the world's greatest and most renowned residential buildings. It's monumental form, embellished with ornate finials and Gothic gables makes it one of New York's most iconic structures. A unique gas lit entry and enchanting center courtyard add to its enduring charm. The cooperative offers residents the highest levels of privacy, service, and security in one of Manhattan's most distinguished landmark buildings. A brand new fitness facility was completed in 2018.