Dont miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to create your own Architectural Masterpiece! Combine Apartment #1E at 140 East 40th Street with the already magnificent 1D and create your own 3 bed, 2 and one half bath dream home with two separate private outdoor spaces unlike anything else in Manhattan.
The studio, #1E features original casement windows, high beamed ceilings, windowed kitchen and bath, parquet floors and a private terrace with direct access through the studio as well as its own through the wall HVAC unit.
140 East 40th Street #1D in Murray Hill New York City is already an Architectural Masterpiece with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths! Inspired by the conceptual designs of renowned architectural critic Joseph Giovannini and featured in Interior Design Magazine, this distinctive Garden Duplex is the "piece de resistance" for any buyer looking for their prize home in NYC. Imagine the possibilities to combine #1E with #1D and you can imagine expanding the kitchen and dining area as well as creating a master suite with ensuite bath and its own private terrace! The possibilities are endless! See the separate listing for details regarding apartment #1D. Pictures and floorplans for both units included in this listing.
The building is perfectly situated in the heart of Murray Hill just minutes from major transportation hubs and was designed in 1930 by renowned architects Bien & Prince, who also created the Carlyle Hotel. The building features a grand art deco lobby with terrazzo floors, Le Corbusier designed seating, a sleek fireplace and is attended 7 days a week by a part-time security guard. Other notable building attributes include two relatively new elevators, central laundry, personal storage, bike storage, package room, live-in super and a fully furnished and landscaped roof deck with magnificent views of the Empire State Building. The building is also perfectly situated just minutes from Grand Central Station and to all the fine dining, shopping and nightlife that Murray Hill has to offer. The building allows pied-a-terre buyers as well as co-purchasing. Sorry, dogs are not permitted! current assessment of $116.54 projected through end of 2021, flip tax of 1.5% paid by buyer. Dont miss this opportunity to own one of the most spectacular homes in one of NYCs most well preserved Art Deco buildings!