As you enter this very special and unique prewar maisonette apartment through a street level private vestibule, on a tree lined street between West End Avenue and Riverside Drive, you will feel like you entered a private warm and welcoming home.Although the building is an elevator building, the apartment has its own front door which provides quick and direct access to the street, is spacious and a true two bedroom classic 5 room apartment (approx. 1200SF) facing south onto the tree lined quiet block. Prewar details include hardwood floors, large scale rooms, French doors, painters' moldings, beamed ceilings some measuring above 10 feet. The windowed kitchen and bathroom have been upgraded. The side by side vast living room and formal dining room are ideal for entertaining and can accommodate large gatherings. The renovated kitchen boasts granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and a large East facing window. The apartment layout is ideal both for entertaining and comfortable living. Washer and dryers are allowed in apartments with board approval.309 West 104th Street is a well-managed, well established and maintained cooperative with excellent financials and low maintenance. The building is an elevator building, has a video intercom system, a live-in super, storage unites, bike racks, a central laundry room, a lending library, pet friendly and to top it all off, a lovely communal garden. Centrally located in the heart of Manhattan Valley between Central Park and Riverside Park near Columbia University, Barnard and Teachers Collage. Enjoy all that Riverside & Central Park have to offer including bike/running paths, dog runs, playgrounds, tennis courts and gardens. Near the best of everything the West Side has to offer including wonderful restaurants such as The Hudson Beach Café in the Park, Serafina, Café Du Soleil, Silver Moon Café, Sweet Greens, Garden of Eden, the very famous Absolute Bagels and Mama too Pizza. Whole Foods & Trader Joe's are nearby. Conveniently located within close proximity to multiple transportation options. Bring your vision to this special space and make it your own. This apartment offers tremendous value and should not to be missed.