The Penthouse at 264 Lexington Avenue.
Pre-war Penthouse Perfection!
*SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY-INCLUDING OPEN HOUSES*
Welcome home to your oversized, fully renovated, 1 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom penthouse with 2 wood burning fireplaces, hardwood floors, high ceilings, oversized windows, triple exposures, custom window treatments, central A/C and heat, iconic landmark views, and a huge private outdoor oasis. Penthouse living at its best!
Exit the elevator, to be welcomed to privacy and serenity being the only apartment on the penthouse floor. As you enter the home you are greeted by a massive, light filled great room featuring 3 South facing oversized windows, high ceilings, beautiful millwork, and a stunning wood burning fireplace. The windowed dining room comfortably accommodates six, and faces North with Chrysler Building and open sky views. A sliding door easily allows the dining room to be used as a full sized guest room, or office.
The fully renovated kitchen features white wood cabinetry, brass hardware, Beauharnais limestone countertops, a commercial Blue Star white range and hood, a Sub Zero fully integrated paneled refrigerator, a fully integrated paneled Gaggenau dishwasher, and beautiful Beauharnais limestone floor. An oversized window over the sink frames views of the famed Chrysler Building.
A renovated powder room with classic white porcelain fixtures and a mosaic tile floor completes the public living space.
The master suite is sheer bliss with both Southern and Western exposures through oversized windows and features custom built-ins and another beautiful wood burning fireplace. The large bedroom easily accommodates a king sized bed with ample room for furniture. Solar and blackout shades ensure you get the perfect amount of light for relaxation or sleep.
The renovated en-suite master bathroom features a deep soaking tub, overhead shower, and an additional hand held shower head. Luxurious materials and impeccable finishes include white marble, classic white tiling, a glass paneled bath enclosure, polished nickel hardware, sconce lighting, and detailed mosaic floors. Two windows offer both North and West exposures bringing in an abundance of natural light while still providing privacy. A fully outfitted walk-in closet completes the master suite.
Head through glass french doors onto your private rooftop oasis. With enough room for outdoor living, dining, and plantings, you will never want to go back indoors. Brand new patio furniture, new outdoor floor tiling, and endless open views of the Empire State Building, The Chrysler Building, and the city skyline will leave you breathless. Evening views rival even the best of postcards.
This home is a rare gem that embodies all of the splendor of coveted pre-war living, while updated for today's modern living. NYC living at it's best. Call or email for a private showing.
***Pets considered on a case by case basis.