The 3D virtual video tour is available upon request.In accordance with the mandate of the State of New York, Douglas Elliman will only be doing virtual showings.Welcome to Residence 22A, a modern gem at the white-glove 100 East 53rd Street condominium. Prepare to be wowed by this gorgeous 1,970 sq ft, 2 bedroom, 2 and a half bath luxury apartment, perched high on the 22nd floor right in the heart of Midtown! Currently, there is tenant in place until February 28, 2021 paying $12,000 per month, so you can receive 6 months of income then enjoy this beauty as your own!Beyond an elegant oak entry door await gracious, sprawling interiors featuring generous walls for displaying art, high-end finishes at every turn, abundant natural light pouring in from triple exposures (west, north and east), and thoughtfully concealed systems and service functions creating an ambience of sophistication. Also impressing upon arrival is a spacious corner living and dining room brightened by floor-to-ceiling Starphire UV-coated windows on northern and eastern exposures. Perfect for entertaining, the ambience is further enriched by Carlisle 8? oversized wide-plank white oak floors, custom full-height curtains, and nearly 10-foot ceilings with integrated reveals for custom lighting that draw your eye to the amazing views and light. Nearby, the stunning Foster + Partners-designed open chef's kitchen offers every upscale bell and whistle for the consummate host. Culinary inspiration is heightened by gorgeous wire-brushed oak cabinetry with integrated pulls & bronze detailing, cabinet-fronted Gaggenau stainless steel appliances, a 96?x26? center island, and Italian Carrara marble knife edge countertops & backsplash with embedded ventilation.A desirable split-bedroom layout affords optimal privacy. The serene master bedroom retreat with a fabulous wall of windows comes complete with an oversized dressing room, and luxurious en-suite master bath. This is impeccably appointed with heated Silver Striatio travertine floors, a wire-brushed oak vanity with Silver Striato travertine slab countertop, integrated sink, recessed medicine cabinets with LED lighting, chic Aquabrass fixtures, a glass-enclosed shower and water closet.Additionally, this meticulous home offers a tasteful guest powder room, LED lighting throughout, a concealed Miele washer and dryer, seamlessly integrated linear diffusers, supplemental perimeter under-floor radiant heating, and year-round zoned temperature control via a 4-pipe fan coil HVAC system.Situated off Park Avenue in the vibrant Midtown Cultural District, 100 East 53rd Street is sought-after for its prime location and upscale amenities. A full-time doorman, fitness facility, 60-foot sunlit swimming pool, sauna & steam room, yoga & Pilates rooms, a library, lounges, and world-class dining by Joel Robuchon elevate the luxury lifestyle. All at a coveted address at the epicenter of business, entertainment & culture, moments to fine dining, art museums, Central Park, Fifth Avenue shopping, renowned performance venues, architectural icons, and many other prominent NYC attractions.