Located on a magnificent townhouse block directly off Fifth Avenue, Central Park and the Metropolitan Museum is an extraordinary opportunity to lease an exquisite fully renovated 5-story Beaux Arts mansion. This 21-foot wide townhouse has a handsome limestone facade and features approximately 8,800 square feet of interior living space and approximately 670 square feet of outdoor space comprised of a garden and two terraces. 15 East 80th Street enjoys direct sunlight throughout the day with its Northern and Southern exposures.
The residence has undergone a painstaking renovation preserving its elegant period details while installing the necessary updates and customizations for modern comfort. This exquisite home enjoys an elegant main entrance, high ceilings, handsome moldings and doors, exquisite original parquet flooring with inlay, stained glass and triple-window openings on the middle floors, and six fireplaces.
Exquisite double wrought iron doors welcome you into a grand 35' entrance gallery and landing area with elevator, powder room and graceful stairs. A 25' state of the art eat-in chef's Kitchen, featuring top-of-the-line appliances and access to a 35' garden, is complemented by a fully outfitted Butler's Pantry.
The second-floor contains majestic Living and Dining Rooms with nearly 12'-ceilings, an elegant bar for entertaining, a powder room and two fireplaces. The Living Room features French doors and a Juliet balcony facing south onto 80th Street. The Dining Room, with its bowed stained-glass windows is enhanced by the convenience of a large warming kitchen for gracious dining.
The third-floor Master Suite is substantial and offers spa-worthy his and hers bathrooms, spacious dressing areas, and walls of custom cabinetry. An adjacent generously proportioned library features an elegant fireplace and tall windows affording abundant light and a tree-lined outlook onto 80th Street.
On the fourth and fifth floors are 4 additional large-scaled bedrooms - each with approximately 11' ceilings, en-suite bathrooms, and generous closet space. Both floors enjoy lovely terraces.
The residence also features generous Home Office/Study areas on the second and fourth floors and a laundry room on the fifth floor with two washing machines and two drying machines. There are a total of eight full and two half baths.
The lower level offers a retreat for exercise, relaxation, and entertainment. The front room can be outfitted as a gym or yoga studio and offers a full bathroom with shower. The 22' Media/TV lounge is outfitted with a large flat-screen TV and enjoys access to the backyard garden.