This rarely available, stunningly renovated, and gracious one-bedroom home is perched on a high, sunny, southwest corner of the storied Majestic and boasts a lovely landscaped terrace. The thoughtful and thorough design is highlighted in every room and has been implemented to perfectly complement the Art Deco style and the brilliant design of the architect and real estate developer Irwin S. Chanin.
You are welcomed into this home via a generous foyer with high ceilings, rich walnut floors, a first glimpse of hand plastered mouldings/trim from the era and a large closet. To the left is the windowed eat-in kitchen appointed with a wine cooler, washer, dryer as well as Thermador stainless steel appliances including a stove, vented hood, dishwasher, and refrigerator. The maple cabinetry provides ample storage. There is a glass tile backsplash, white countertops, and plenty of custom lighting.
Through the foyer is the expansive living and dining room, bathed in light from the large south and east double pane windows. The centerpiece of the living room is a wall to wall custom built-in shelving and cabinet unit with lighting that frames the decorative fireplace accented with gold-leaf that hides the through the wall air conditioning unit. The large windows are fitted with custom white plantation shutters.
Though the door to the bedroom wing is the landing with the bathroom and a huge walk-in California Storage system closet. The pristine original bathroom is a fabulous nod to the ArtDeco style of The Majestic, with delicate original lavender tiles and a large cast iron soaking tub. The cheery space is bathed in southern light and expansive views over the city.
The oversized master bedroom features a large south-facing picture window with views over the city and is dressed with custom window treatments. The two large closets finished with California storage systems, along with a custom built-in cabinet under the window (that hides the through the wall air conditioning unit) provide ample storage. Take two steps up and go through the glass door to access the landscaped terrace oasis with comfortable seating and an awning for you and your guests.
This home features many original features such as: rare, pristine original black walnut floors, custom plaster moulding and olive knuckle hinges with modern conveniences such as custom built-ins and upgraded lighting throughout. No detail was overlooked.
You'd be proud to call this Central Park oasis home. Pets and Pied a Terres are welcome.
The Majestic, at 115 Central Park West and 72nd Street, is a white-glove cooperative designated a New York City landmark in 1988. Shareholders enjoy the finest amenities and a full-service staff including elevator attendants, a fitness center, a half basketball court, a playroom, a landscaped roof terrace with solarium overlooking Central Park, a landscaped central garden, bike storage, an on-site managing agent, and a resident manager. Ideally located across from Central Park in a prime UWS location near Lincoln Center, Columbus Circle, other major cultural attractions, prime shopping and restaurants, and multiple subways and bus lines. Flip tax 2% paid by the purchaser.