Don't miss this incredible opportunity to own this generously scaled Classic Seven (3 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom) prewar apartment which includes an additional separate room on the second floor, in an established, full service, white glove cooperative on desirable 72nd Street.
From the semi-private landing, one enters the welcoming foyer which opens into an enormous north-facing living room featuring a wall of oversized windows overlooking beautiful 72nd Street and a handsome working wood burning fireplace. Unlike many prewar apartments, the gracious dining room also faces the front of the building, comfortably seats twelve, and is the perfect place to entertain family and friends in style. Both public rooms are bathed in soft northern light.
The windowed chef's eat in kitchen features state-of-the-art appliances with ample space for informal dining. Off the kitchen is a windowed pantry, a washer/dryer and a flex room and bath. The private wing on the eastern end of the apartment has three bedrooms. The Primary Bedroom Suite with windows facing north and south, is expansive, easily fits a King Size bed, and has a dressing area and a renovated en suite bathroom with stall shower. The second bedroom is also large, faces north and has an en suite windowed bathroom. The third bedroom faces east and has an adjacent windowed bathroom which also serves as the guest bathroom. The apartment's prewar details remain in intact and include 9'2' ceilings, hardwood floors, and moldings. Abundant closet space throughout.
As mentioned above, the sale of the apartment includes a sizable (8 x10), highly coveted room with closet (monthly maintenance is $524.33 which is included in the apartment's listed maintenance) located on the second floor with access to a shared bathroom, perfect for a home office, art studio, private gym, music room or wine cellar. The purchaser can choose to keep the room or sell it to a fellow shareholder. In addition, the apartment comes with a 4x8 locked storage closet in the basement.
Built in 1930, 340 East 72nd Street is an elegant white glove building located between First and Second Avenues. It converted to cooperative in 1947 and has just 33 apartments on 16 floors. The location is convenient to many of the city's best schools, Sotheby's, major medical centers, wonderful cafes and restaurants, and public transportation, including the new N/Q train stop just down the block on 72nd and Second Avenue. The FDR Drive is also easily accessible for quick trips out of the city. This intimate building offers a full-time doorman, a highly regarded live-in resident manager, a brand new fitness center, a delightful planted garden for shareholders' enjoyment, a bicycle room, central laundry room (W/D permitted in apartments) and a common storage room. The building even supplies firewood! Pet friendly and up to 50% financing is allowed. 2% Flip Tax paid by purchaser.