**FIRST SHOWINGS AND OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 23RD 12-2PM**Enjoy effortless convenience built to stunning pre-war standards in this sprawling four-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom home in a premier Upper West Side condominium building.Enter the opulent 2,701-square-foot home via a gracious entry gallery where large closets, a powder room, stunning millwork and custom lightning nod to the designer style and ease to be found throughout. Ahead, the expansive open-plan great room unfolds to welcome both lively entertaining and quiet lounging with grand proportions, 10-foot-tall ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and a delightful Juliet balcony. The spectacular open kitchen is a chef's dream filled with custom cabinetry and pantry space, a massive marble island/breakfast bar and an army of top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances.Wide-plank hardwood floors guide you to the serene master suite where you'll find two custom walk-in closets and a spa-like en suite marble bathroom with a deep soaking tub, separate frameless glass shower, double-sink vanity and radiant heat floors. There's another bedroom suite with private bath near the entry, and two more spacious bedrooms share a third well-appointed double bathroom. A large utility room includes storage, a sink and side-by-side washer and dryer; windows throughout are noise attenuated and energy efficient; and Creston smart home technology adds to the home's state-of-the-art convenience.The Laureate is a world-class modern condominium purposefully built with a prewar sensibility in mind. Residents of the pet-friendly building enjoy full-time doorman/concierge service, live-in superintendent, package room and cold storage, state-of-the-art fitness center, laundry, lounge, play room, bike room and onsite parking.In this fantastic Upper West Side location, near the intersection of Lincoln Square, you're surrounded by the best of uptown living. Riverside Park and Central Park are easily accessible, the American Museum of Natural History and Lincoln Center offer endless entertainment, and the renowned gourmet shops, restaurants and shopping the area is known for are at your doorstep. Transportation is superb with 1/2/3, B and C trains all within easy reach. Possibility of sale with rent back option until Summer-Fall 2019.