Views and Top Design
Apartment 27A at 167 East 61st Street is a high-floor and sun-filled 2-bedroom, 2-bathroom residence with a private wraparound terrace. An elegant entry foyer leading directly to a vast living and dining space welcomes you the home, which enjoys sprawling open views south and east from over 45 feet of wall-to-wall, floor-to-ceiling windows. Custom built ins and closets galore with solid walnut floors are throughout.
This apartment has been decorated by the design firm of Celerie Kemble. It features an open kitchen finished to perfection with a Subzero refrigerator, Wolfe stovetop and oven, and a Bosch dishwasher. Granite counters complement custom wenge wood cabinets and a stainless-steel back splash.
The spacious master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with expertly customized wenge wood vanity and a rainhead shower of ceramic tiles and shell stone. The closet space is phenomenal including a wall-to-wall closet with antique mirrors, plus two additional closets framing the south-facing windows. The second bedroom also has its own en-suite bathroom as well as a walk-in closet with built ins plus an additional closet.
167 East 61st Street is a 39-story white-glove luxury cooperative with a full-time doorman and concierge, live-in resident manager, as well as top amenities including a newly renovated fitness center, children's playroom, community garden, garage, and private storage. The location cannot be rivalled, surrounded by the city's best shopping and dining, and just one block from multiple subway lines. The building is pet friendly and welcomes pieds-a-terre purchasers. 80% financing is permitted and there is a 2% flip tax payable by purchaser.