A truly one-of-a-kind opportunity to own a sprawling duplex residence at the famed El Dorado, 300 Central Park West. Apartment 19D is perched high above Central Park and the Reservoir boasting unrivaled views of the Park, Reservoir, Fifth Avenue and the Midtown skyline and beyond. This expansive residence features 6,300 square feet of living space and over 800 feet of glorious terraces.
These avid art collectors pursued their vision to showcase not only their collections but New York City itself creating a residence like no other in New York City. Entering off a semi-private landing you are immediately captivated by a grand salon whose views bring the Park, the Reservoir, and the Manhattan skyline alive at any time of day. This enormous twenty-nine foot entertaining room is only eclipsed by the iconic views from the south and east terrace off the living room. A more intimate entertaining room is directly off the open foyer, facing south and also with an entrance to the magnificent corner terrace. An exquisite grand hall worthy of any art collector's exhibition leads to the remainder of the upper-level rooms all of which are grand in scale. The formal dining room features herringbone floors with a striking edged inlay and spectacular views of Central Park and the Reservoir offering a dream for grand scale entertaining. The chef's kitchen naturally sits across from the dining room and boasts a windowed breakfast nook for casual meals. The kitchen features sprawling countertop and cabinet space and top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances include a professional series Garland stove and an externally vented Salamander hood, a SubZero fridge, Miele dishwasher, wine cooler, two sinks and an icemaker.
Anything and everything you need for grand scale entertaining can be found on the upper level of this home including an expansive china room and a hidden powder room tucked behind a concealed door. The primary bedroom suite is currently located at the end of the grand hall and features windows and a door leading to a sublime terrace situated also directly over Central Park. Start your day watching the sun glimmer off the Reservoir. The proportions of this grand bedroom suite and the views-from inside and outside are only matched by the luxurious 15 foot x 15 foot, five-fixture windowed bathroom and the sprawling 24-foot walk-in closet and grand dressing room.
The gentle curved staircase takes you to the 18th floor where the landing is surrounded by built-in bookcases and opens to the five possible bedrooms on this floor. Sitting squarely on Central Park currently is a massive media room. This flexible double room has two ensuite full baths including one Parkside and a plethora of closets.. The next room, equally flexible in use, is a corner room with stunning views of Central Park and the Central Park south skyline. Also with a windowed ensuite bath and large walk in closets. The remaining three bedrooms are all of grand proportion and filled with South or West light, all have ensuite full baths and excellent closet space. A large windowed, laundry room with an externally vented dryer and second staircase that leads directly to the kitchen completes this floor. Herringbone hardwood floors, high ceilings, beautiful moldings, are just some of the pristine condition prewar details throughout this fine home. A well-designed lighting plan, central air and a humidification system are in place. Create the home of your dreams, this flexible plan can have up to six bedrooms, seven and half bathrooms and Park views from every major room, please see proposed alternate plans. This one of a kind home can be viewed virtually, in real-time, and by an in person appointment
The neighborhood includes Upper West Side cultural icons such as the Museum of Natural History, and the Historical Society. Gourmet grocers include Whole Foods, Zabars, Citarella, to name a few, and the main attraction Central Park needs no explanation.
One of New York's most iconic architects, Emory Roth designed the El dorado. His Art Deco style has withstood the ages and the magnificent restoration of the original lobby, is proof of that. While built from 1928-1930 and formed into a cooperative in 1982, 300 Central Park West has modern day amenities including a half basketball court, fitness room, playroom, and laundry room. Services abound from the professional and attentive staff including full time doorpersons, concierge, porters, repair people and resident manager.
There is currently a building-wide assessment to replace windows and this apartment's portion is $773.32 per month through December, 2027.