About the Residence: Move right into this quiet, sun filled triple-mint prewar 2 bedroom/1 bath home in the heart of the Upper East Side. The residence was completely gutted in 2018. This high floor residence has new double paned glass windows that give you open northern, southern, and eastern exposures of the New York City skyline. Fully renovated kitchen with new cabinets and countertops equipped with brand new appliances, including a Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer with icemaker, Wolf gas range and hood, Miele dishwasher, and GE microwave. There are new door casings, doorjambs, doors and moldings. New 8" wide oak floors throughout. All new plumbing to the risers. All new electrical panel and electrical wiring throughout the entire apartment. The bathroom has been tastefully remodeled with new tiles, Barber Wilson exposed shower body with handheld sprayer and bathroom sink faucet, TOTO bathtub, pedestal sink and toilet. New Friedrich window air conditioner. New LED recessed lighting and light fixtures. Six closets in the apartment.
About the Building: 229 East 79th Street is a landmark quality prewar co-op building built in 1930. The apartments have pre-war style layouts with large rooms, high ceilings and oak-striped floors. Each apartment has a true entry foyer and a windowed eat-in kitchen or true dining room. 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom and classic 6 (2 bedrooms + small 3rd bedroom) on each floor. There are only 6 apartments per floor and 16 floors. There is a lovely landscaped roof garden open yearlong. The building is a full-service, round-the-clock doorman building. There is 24/7 surveillance of the entire building, sidewalk and street.The building is pet-friendly and includes a landscaped roof garden, storage and bicycle room. 2% flip tax paid by the seller. 70% financing allowed. Verizon FiOS and RCN Cable available. Proximity to 2nd Avenue "Q" and Lexington Avenue "6" subways, buses, Central Park, restaurants, museums and schools make this the perfect home!