Four Seasons of Extraordinary Central Park Views
Located in a premier Fifth Avenue prewar cooperative building, this exceptional property has unparalleled views of Central Park, the reservoir, and the iconic buildings of Central Park West. The apartment has beautifully proportioned rooms with a gracious layout ideal for entertaining and comfortable living.
All the major rooms radiate off the entrance gallery. The grand sun flooded living room with its stunning park views, features large picture windows, wood burning fireplace, 9.4 foot ceilings, and handsome herringbone floors. The generous master bedroom shares the spectacular view with the living room. It has a large marble en-suite bath and abundant fitted closets. The south facing dining room has been opened to the west so the diners can appreciate the views of Central Park. There is an eat-in-kitchen with both north and east facing windows and a washer/dryer in the pantry.
The library/2nd bedroom has built in bookcases, 3 large windows facing north and lovely parquet floors. Adjacent to the library is a hall bath. The 2 east facing staff rooms with full bath serve well as childrens' bedrooms or can easily be combined to make one large bedroom.
1136 Fifth Avenue was built in 1924 and designed by George F Pelham. It is a luxury white glove full service building with a live-in-resident manager, manned elevators and 24 hour doormen. There is bike storage and the building will soon have a gym. 1136 is pet friendly and allows 50% financing. It is only one block from the entrance to the park and close to many of the best museums and schools in NYC.