Apartment 16E at 165 East 72 Street, with its graciously scaled rooms, expansive layout, large planted terrace, and open east and west views, is a rare find.
MOTIVATED SELLER! Entering this reconfigured 3 bedroom/2.5 bath home, you will be impressed by the scale of the foyer, living room and dining-L which easily accommodates a full-sized dining table. The fabulous 22' wall of windows, complete with marble-topped under-window storage cabinets, leads out to your planted terrace with timed watering system. The kitchen, renovated with a chef in mind, has granite counters, stainless steel appliances (SubZero, Bosch, GE convection oven), custom wood cabinetry and tons of storage, including a huge pantry closet. All 3 bedrooms, (currently set up as 2 equally sized primary bedrooms plus a den/home office) are wonderfully quiet, and face west with excellent light and open views, allowing for glorious sunsets. The master bedroom suite has excellent closets and an oversized marble and granite bathroom with heated floor. There is an abundance of storage and a lovely windowed bath with tub, separating the second bedroom form the den/office.
Other great details include: 8'8" ceilings, strip oak floors, excellent closets, central air (with cold air available all year long), and two magnificent artisanal glass doors created and installed by Lee Skolnick, the renowned architect and designer.
165 East 72nd Street, is a superb, full-service gem of a building, known for stellar service and financials. It permits 75% financing, pied a terres, and pets (one dog per apartment). There is a gym ($200 per year per person, planning reopening), garage, bike storage and two laundry rooms. Both Fios and Spectrum are available. From the attentive and welcoming staff, including 24 hour doormen, concierge and resident superintendent, to the beautifully maintained lobby and corridors, be assured that from the moment you enter, you will feel right at home!