This "Cottage in the Sky" is a unique opportunity to restore and enhance a beautiful 2 bedroom 2 1/2 bathroom duplex co-op. Ideally situated on the northeast corner of 86th Street and New York's fabled Fifth Avenue. The house-like feel of this apartment is enhanced by the ability to enter on either floor. Large windows and an exceptionally big eat-in kitchen with dining area and in-unit washer and dryer make it a very attractive opportunity for the savvy buyer looking for a special home. The generous primary bedroom suite includes two very large walk-in closets and an ensuite bath. There is ample storage with 5 oversized closets and the second bedroom also has an ensuite bath.
Directly across the street is the former Vanderbilt townhouse where New York society was once entertained on a regular basis and which today is the Neue Galerie - home to Gustav Klimt's famed Woman in Gold. Every shareholder is guaranteed a DISCOUNTED parking space in the on-site garage. There is NO Flip tax and 50% financing is permitted.
1050 Fifth Avenue is within the P.S. 6 school district. 1050 Fifth Avenue is a white glove co-op with attended lobby, elevator operator, and live-in superintendent. The building is pet friendly. Additionally, there is bike storage, private storage bins (as available), a new roof deck, as well as an in-house gym to round out this extraordinary building. Easily accessible from all parts of the city - express buses, subways, and the new Q Train are all close. Museums, churches, restaurants, and some of the world's best shopping are right outside your door. Fabled Fifth Avenue living awaits you!