A stunning renovation, an open and expansive floor plan, and a luxurious and private bedroom wing characterize this 3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home. Approximately 2,550 square feet with 10-foot ceilings, Apartment 4DE boasts an exquisite palette of finishes and fixtures, oversized 6-foot windows, as well as a spacious library/playroom with custom built-ins and an intelligently-designed home office.Facing east, the open living room features custom built-in bookcases and cabinetry, a separate dining room with a built-in bar with Sub Zero wine refrigerator, as well as an open chef's kitchen with built-in dining banquette. The kitchen is finished in white-washed paneled cabinetry, marble countertops and backsplash, garbage disposal, and appliances by Sub Zero, Viking, and Bosch. An elegantly appointed powder room completes the public entertaining space.The master bedroom is a retreat of its own. An en-suite bath is swathed in brilliant white marble and features an oversized steam shower, double vanity, radiant heat floors, and plentiful & custom cabinetry. Two walk-in closets with custom built-ins complete the master suite.Two additional and generous bedrooms are located within the apartment's separate private wing, and face west, overlooking beautiful greenery and townhouse gardens. Wonderful storage abounds, including a walk-in closet in one of the bedrooms. Both bedrooms share a sumptuous five-fixture bath with separate soaking tub, shower, and double vanity.Additional features of this mint home include an impressive laundry room with utility sink and double full-size washer and dryer, central multi-zone HVAC, Control4 home automation with recessed speakers throughout, and hardwood floors throughout.Built in 2004 and designed by Philip Johnson, The Metropolitan at 181 East 90th Street in the heart of Carnegie Hill is a full-service condominium with just 84 apartments. A majority of the apartments in the building are 3-4 bedroom homes, and most floors contain just 3 apartments per floor, for ultimate privacy.Amenities include 24-hour doorman, live-in resident manager, full-time handyman, gym, children's playroom, central laundry, and bike room. In close proximity to Central Park, the 92nd Street Y, Guggenheim Museum, and a plethora of wonderful shops and restaurants.