Pre-war charm abounds in this well-appointed, extra large one bedroom residence with high ceilings and a built-in workstation, located on tree-lined East 88th Street. The bright and perfectly proportioned north facing living room is spacious enough for both living and dining in addition to serving as a wonderful space to entertain. The windowed open updated kitchen features granite countertops, beautiful wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and lots of storage space.
The oversized master bedroom has windows in both the East and West directions bathing this room in constant light. The windowed bathroom has also been updated. Additional details include a built-in bar towards the entrance, hard wood floors, custom built closets and high-ceilings.
305 East 88th Street is an intimate and well-run elevator building with 42 apartments on 6 floors situated on a tranquil, tree-lined block. Services and amenities in this welcoming cooperative include an attentive live-in superintendent who accepts packages, two porters, a children's playroom, common courtyard garden, bike room, laundry room, and storage rooms (available for a nominal fee). Pets and pied--terres are welcome, as is 80% financing. The building is conveniently located close to public transportation, just 2 short blocks from the new Second Avenue subway and crosstown bus, and is situated between beautiful Carl Schurz Park and Central Park, with easy access to many fine restaurants, shops, and markets, including Fairway and Whole Foods.