Prewar charm abounds in this well-appointed turn-key two-bedroom home located on tree-lined East 88th Street. A gracious foyer with coat closet leads into a generous living room with substantial space for entertaining and dining. The contemporary and open concept windowed kitchen offers plentiful storage and boasts a granite breakfast bar with integrated GE wine refrigerator. Handsome walnut cabinetry and a stainless steel appliance suite complete the kitchen. The separate and private quarters of the home feature two well-proportioned bedrooms (the primary bedroom offers a coveted southern exposure), a beautiful and renovated windowed bathroom clad in glazed white subway tiles, and three sizable hallway closets.
Original details, from refinished inlay hardwood floors and picture moldings to 9'+ ceilings, set this home apart.
305 East 88th Street is an intimate and well-run mid-rise prewar cooperative comprising just 42 apartments. Services and amenities include a wonderful and attentive live-in superintendent who accepts packages, a part-time porter, a beautiful and spacious central laundry room, a large children's playroom, common courtyard garden, bike room, and storage room (available for a nominal fee). Pets and pied--terre are welcome, as is 80% financing.
A mere 2 blocks from the new Second Avenue subway, 1 block from Whole Foods, and situated between Central Park and Carl Schurz Park, 305 East 88th Street offers a truly convenient Upper East Side location with access to a variety of dining, retail, and recreational attractions.