Your search for a lovely home in NYC ends here at the iconic Alden, one of the most prestigious addresses on the historic Upper West Side.
This beautifully designed 2 bedroom, 2 bath residence is a true neighborhood gem that checks all the boxes prime location, great layout, plenty of space, and terrific full-service amenities. This spacious 15th floor home in a landmark 1920s building created by prolific NYC architect Emery Roth features a well-designed living space, including an oversized master bedroom, an abundance of custom outfitted closet space, and a chef's kitchen with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances.
South-facing windows flood the residence with natural light, while this high-floor location removes you from the fast-paced Manhattan streets without sacrificing convenience. The airy open concept kitchen, living, and dining areas create an inviting space for today's multifaceted lifestyle - whether you are working from home, preparing dinner, or entertaining guests. Take your morning expresso and virtual meetings at the stone breakfast island, or head to the landscaped furnished roof deck with incredible views of Central Park and the New York City skyline.
Designed with cooking and entertaining in mind, take pleasure in the tastefully renovated chef's kitchen, featuring recessed lighting, custom cabinetry, a trophy suite of appliances, under-cabinet lighting, glazed ceramic herringbone floor tiles, blue and grey tiled backsplash, and marble countertops. Put forth your best culinary skills using the Bertazzoni convection oven, stove, and cooktop appliances. Find plenty of room in the Sub-Zero refrigerator with two freezer drawers beneath and clean up with ease with the Bosch dishwasher. You can also keep your favorite bottles of wine cool and within easy reach in the Sub-Zero wine fridge.
Take advantage of the built-in surround sound system in the living room and master bedroom, Bosch in-unit washer and dryer, and not one but two walk-in closets. This beautiful unit also features crown molding throughout, an HVAC air conditioning and heating system, and partial views of Central Park. It is a wonderful combination of tasteful elegance and modern conveniences!
The approximately 13-by-18-foot master bedroom features one of the walk-in custom-designed closets (the other is in the foyer), as well as beautiful glass-paneled French doors leading into the hallway. The hallway is outfitted with floor-to-ceiling built-in bookcases. The second bedroom is approximately 11' x 13' and offers flexibility to be used as a home office, guest room, or fitness space. The exquisitely designed bathrooms feature a double sink marble vanity, distinctive mosaic marble flooring, a soaking bathtub, and a glass-enclosed shower.
The historic Alden is staffed with 24-hour doormen and concierge service, a live-in super, boasting a luxuriously renovated lobby, a bicycle room, a parking garage accessed from within the building, on-site management, and a beautifully planted and furnished roof deck offering some of the best views in the city. This landmark building features 5 elevators to whisk you to bucolic Central Park West.
At this Central Park West address, you will always be a stone's throw away from the 843-acre masterpiece of landscape design. Steps away, you will also find the American Museum of Natural History and the Hayden Planetarium. Conveniently placed, this building is 1 block from the B/C Subway Station, as well as the 'restaurant row' of Columbus Avenue, boasting the Upper West Side's most sought-after restaurants, cafes, and boutiques. Enjoy and explore the neighborhood's many wonderful dining options to suit every taste and dietary preference.
This is a superbly-run co-op with strong financials and no flip tax, and your pets are welcome. Verizon Fios and Spectrum are both available. In short, this wonderful home is a true standout and offers everything you may want and need while providing a wonderful oasis for peace, productivity, and pleasure above the treetops of Central Park. Life at The Alden is outstanding! Schedule your private tour with us today.