Fifth Avenue Pre-War grand Un-Classic 7 Room Apartment, now 6 RM, boasts extraordinary entertaining space located in one of Manhattan's most coveted pre-war buildings. This elegant and glorious apartment faces North onto 83rd Street with oblique views of the Metropolitan Museum.
The semi-private elevator landing opens into an impressive entrance Gallery which leads to an oversized 27 foot Living Room with a Wood Burning Fireplace, high ceiling, moldings, beautiful wood floors, and tons of pre-war charm.
The exceptionally large 25 foot Master Bedroom has 2 walk in closets and oversized windows with oblique views of the Met. The windowed Master Bathroom is also very large and gracious with marble details and a stall shower. The second bedroom is almost the size of the Master Bedroom and has a walk in closet, oversize windows and gets nice light.
On the other side of the gallery there is a large square Formal Dining Room.
The apartment has a beautiful size windowed Eat-In-Kitchen and exceptionally large third Bedroom or Den located next to the dining room. There is the possibility to add a third Bath.
This amazing grand apartment features 9 1/2 foot Ceilings, giant room proportions, Washer/Dryer, Central Air Conditioning and an abundance of closets.
1016 Fifth Avenue, built-in 1926, is located on one of the most prestigious streets of Manhattan, directly across from Central Park. The charming facade and unique construction was designed by architect John B. Peterkin. It is one of the most distinctive buildings in the neighborhood due to its unique limestone lobby and landscaped sidewalks. This building features a full-time doorman, attended elevator, new state of the art fitness room, and private storage. There is also an attentive and profession resident manager and service team. It is close to many of New York City's finest museums, including the Guggenheim, the Jewish Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the Neue Gallery.There is a 3% Flip Tax, 50% Financing, pets are permitted and pied-a-terres are welcome.