This expansive, recently renovated duplex apartment is filled with brilliant sunlight and vast city views. Residence 13A/14AB affords a townhouse-like feel with exceptional spaciousness in a full service pre-war coop. This show stopping, thoughtfully combined apartment exudes quality and elegance. Enter the striking glass-enclosed foyer into a massive living/dining room with a Chesney marbled-fireplace, hand painted finish walls, herring-bone oak floors, oversized custom sun-filled windows and a half bathroom. Walk thru to a high-end chef's kitchen and breakfast room that includes a Blue Star oven, a five-burner Wolf cooktop, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, an integrated Bosch dishwasher, custom-built shelves and a fireplace. The entry floor also includes the corner, south-east facing primary bedroom with en-suite bath, two more bedrooms (one of which is currently configured as a dressing room) and another full bathroom This floor is currently configured with central air. Descend to the lower level and you will find a large den with decorative fireplace and a pantry/kitchenette, which can be converted to a laundry room. The corner bedroom here also includes a large en-suite bathroom. This floor includes two more bedrooms (one of which is currently configured as an office) as well as another bathroom. A/C on this floor is all thru-the-wall. Closets and storage space is plentiful throughout this home. 242 East 19th Street was built in 1928 and has a full-time doorman and a live-in superintendent. Amenities include a landscaped common roof deck, a rear yard Zen garden, a 24-hour laundry and bicycle and storage space (for rent). It is in close proximity to the Union Square hub, with access to the 4,5,6,N,R,W,Q and L trains, one block from the Stuyvesant Park Dog Run as well as some of the best restaurants in town. Dogs are permitted with board approval. Electricity and Gas are included in your maintenance.