*BEST IN CLASS* Wide open city views to the south and east create a picture-perfect backdrop worthy of the equally stunning interior. Brilliantly reconceived, this high floor B-line is like no other in the building. Enter through a gracious Gallery and step into the open airy living space where dining flows into conversation area seamlessly. Pocket doors separate the living room from the flex 2nd bedroom currently used as a home office adorned with custom millwork. When the pocket doors retire, the expanse is dramatic and softly framed by a private sitting balcony of lush flowers and plantings. The Master bedroom suite is beautifully serene and most impressive with several closets including a large walk-in, all outfitted by New York Closet Company. The en-suite bathroom features a luxurious deep soaking tub with quality fixtures, oversized vanity and a triple medicine cabinet. The light-filled, airy kitchen boasts custom cabinetry including a large food pantry, quartz counters with glass tile backsplash, Gaggenau refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, professional BlueStar range and a full-sized Electrolux Washer/Dryer. Your guests will delight in having their own full bath, smartly done in petite subway tiles with marble tile accent. Throughout the home are warm walnut-stained hardwood floors, beautifully skim-coated walls, new electric, new windows with UV protection and more closets than you could ever dream of. This stunner is situated in the esteemed Excelsior where residents enjoy hotel-style amenities including full-time concierge, elevator operator and doorman, state-of-the-art fitness center with a saltwater indoor/outdoor pool, sundeck and spa, 24-hour attended garage, circular driveway with valet service, private storage, bicycle storage and is pet friendly with Board approval (Dogs under 15 lbs). Whether you are looking for a pied-e-terre or your next home, this one fits the bill.