This mint and meticulously renovated top floor residence floats high above Central Park in a fully-serviced pre-war limestone building and offers superb finishes and mesmerizing center park views as far as the eye can see. Designed by award winning architect Thomas Leeser, and home to a renowned British furniture designer, this sophisticated retreat seamlessly blends organic modern materials with classic prewar details creating an experience which is both luxurious and serene. Step inside the foyer of this exquisite home and prepare to be wowed. A dramatic floor-to-ceiling reclaimed teak door with luminous handcrafted shell inlay, pivots open to reveal a loft-like Living/Dining room with high beamed-ceilings, gorgeous bleached oak floors, a wood-burning fireplace and majestic four-season views of Central Park that are guaranteed to take your breath away. Smooth plaster walls with restored moldings provide the perfect backdrop for your art collection while nearby, another custom reclaimed teak inlaid door leads to the stunning state-of-the-art windowed Valcucine kitchen with Miele appliances, sleek glass and titanium cabinetry, and hand-made polished concrete tiles which add warmth and texture to this elegant, minimalist space.
Beyond the Living room, custom-made white resin doors lead to two bedrooms, each with its own spa-quality, windowed bathroom. The spacious primary bedroom suite is a serene sanctuary which offers magnificent front-and-center Central Park views from two stunning picture windows, and a wall of custom fitted closets hidden behind more reclaimed teak doors, with enough shelving and hanging space to satisfy any fashionista. The adjoining primary bathroom is a dream oasis, with a poured resin sink, glass-enclosed walk-in shower, and a deep soaking tub by WETSTYLE Cube Collection that literally overlooks the park. The equally exquisite guest bedroom enjoys gorgeous southern light flooding in through a huge picture window, and offers fully-fitted closets and a bright, windowed bathroom with custom-made vanity and oversized, glass-enclosed walk-in shower with rain shower head. Additional amenities include multi-zoned central air-conditioning through linear diffusers and a vented Miele washer-dryer.
Featured in the book, Window on the Park: New York's Most Prestigious Properties on Central Park, 128 Central Park South is an iconic pre-war, limestone-clad building on "Billionaire's Row," created in an Italianate Renaissance-Palazzo-style. Building amenities include a 24-hour doorman, a live-in superintendent, recently renovated public spaces and the Exhale Gym and Spa right downstairs. The pet-friendly coop is financially sound and responsibly managed. There is no flip tax and subletting, pied-a-terre's and foreign buyers are all welcomed. And of course, there's the premier Central Park location, just moments from Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, MOMA, The Plaza Hotel, Bergdorf Goodman and the shops at Columbus Circle. Don't miss this opportunity to wake up to the most extraordinary view with the best that New York has to offer right at your doorstep. Turn-key perfection!