Seize an incredible opportunity to live on tranquil tree-lined street, just a stone's throw away from Central Park. Completely gut renovated down to the studs, this duplex home has been curated with a keen sense of design for the ultimate Upper East Side luxury living. Truly a one-of-a-kind turnkey ready masterpiece, waiting for you to call home.
A vestibule welcomes you into the home and leads to a formal living and dining area with brand new double-paned south facing windows, complimented by a decorative marble fireplace with custom slab work. Alongside the dining area is a wine refrigerator and built-in bar perfect for entertaining. The elegant chef's kitchen and butler's pantry boast premiere appliances including a Wolf range and double oven, Miele dishwasher and Sub Zero refrigerator. Additional features include a gorgeous deep copper farm sink and custom slab marble stonework and cabinetry. A dream for any chef!
On the other side of the vestibule is a long gallery, perfect for displaying art, leads you the bedroom suite on the lower level. On your way, you will conveniently find a guest powder room, the whole sink is custom stone work built into the space with Lefroy Brooks fixtures, followed by a windowed laundry room, concealed by a pocket door, featuring oversized LG washer and dryer and a service sink.
There are two large downstairs bedrooms connected by a beautifully designed bathroom, finished with custom tile cabinetry, radiant heated floors and separate split vanity.A dramatic stairwell brings you to an exquisite library/den adjacent to the master suite filled with natural light and custom millwork on every wall. The enormous western facing master bedroom is complete with an abundance of wardrobe/storage space, double walk-in closets and a deep closet which encompasses the entire length of the room.The exquisite master bathroom, by Lefroy Brooks and Samuel Heath again has custom marble slab work and custom floating vanities. There is radiant heat throughout including the shower floor, which has a sitting bench.
The gut renovation include brand new windows throughout, new radiators, a sophisticated AV system that controls the entire home's cooling and heating systems.
The home also comes with two adjoined storage units.
The Volney prides itself on its close proximity to Central Park, dining, shopping and museums and providing the highest level of service. The Volney was originally a prestigious Central Park residence hotel built in the 1920s, and home to iconic artists, such as Dorothy Parker. The luxuries of this beautiful building include a freshly renovated lobby and elevators and a planted shared rooftop terrace. The Volney has also recently been acid washed and sidewalk replaced. The Upper East Side's Central Park is right at your fingertips, along with museums, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Guggenheim and Museum of Natural History across the park, just to name a few. Opportunities for fine dining abound, with Daniel, Café Boulud, the Flora Bar, Sant Ambroeus and Kappo Masa. The vibrant Upper East Side hotels are plentiful, with The Mark Hotel, The Surrey, and the celebrated Carlyle Hotel, a favorite local spot with live music and small eats in the Bemelmans bar. Renowned private schools include Buckley, St. David's School, St. Bernard's School, Chapin, Spence, Brearley, Dalton, Sacred Heart 91st Street, Randolph, and the Ramez School. Stroll through Central Park to the Upper West Side or down to Central Park South for site seeing and 5th Avenue shopping. A truly a magnificent place to live and enjoy the best of what this city has to offer.