This spectacular Lenox Hill townhouse, at 368 East 69th Street, started out as a two-story brownstone and has been uniquely renovated into a 6 story, 5 star home. No expense was spared on this conversion and there is nothing like this on the market. The original brownstone has been restored and is encased in a reflective glass facade which offers privacy, light and views. The home features a grand room with double height ceiling, Brazilian Teak wood flooring throughout, chef's eat-in kitchen flanked by a indoor/outdoor DECK with retractable ceiling, 4 bedrooms, 4 full baths, 4 half baths, an outdoor shower, an elevator, a luxurious spiral stair topped with a circular stained glass skylight, 3 TERRACES, 2 glass enclosed BALCONIES, over-sized windows, multiple skylights, 5 fireplaces, a security system, central air conditioning, built out closets, storage space, 2 laundry rooms with a laundry chute on every floor and many other spectacular features. Just under 8000 sf, this home is extraordinarily distinctive.
The FINISH BASEMENT offers a multitude of storage space, a wine cellar, the laundry room with chute, a full bath and living area surrounded by built-in seating.
GARDEN LEVEL: Enter through the street level garden into a vestibule that has an entrance for the commercial office and another which leads to the residential lobby where you can access the elevator, the finished basement, and there is a storage closet. The Office has a reception area, a half bath, a pantry, and office space.
The PARLOUR LEVEL features an elegant entrance foyer, a living room with double height ceiling, elegant chandelier, fireplace and glass enclosed balcony, a powder room and the back room is currently set up as an office (can easily be a very large bedroom) with fireplace, pantry, and W-I closet.
The Third Floor starts with a Glass Enclosed Balcony, Library and Lounge area and a powder room. Behind that, you will find a chef's dream of an eat-in kitchen with a fireplace, flanked by a covered deck with skylights. The kitchen includes a large island, a 5 foot refrigerator, 5 foot stove, wine cooler, 2 dishwashers, microwave, and espresso maker. Past the kitchen and through the folding glass doors is an indoor/outdoor deck with retractable ceiling. A great place for summer festivities or super bowl parties set up with a bar, stools and a flat screen TV.
The Fourth Floor has two bedrooms. One is currently set up as a media room and includes a pantry, windows, skylights, and fireplace. There's a full Guest Bath with Shower, a Laundry Room and Linen Closet. The other room is set up as a bedroom with windows facing north, east and west and an en-suite full bath.
The Fifth Floor holds the master bedroom suite with floor-to-ceiling windows, fireplace, W-I closet and other built-out closets. The luxurious spa-like master bath has dual sinks, W-I shower and deep jetted soaking tub and a fogged-glass separates the water closet. A second room is currently being used as a dressing room with multiple closets but could be turned back into a bedroom. There's a terrace with a spiral stair to the upper Terrace.
The Sixth Floor is currently set up as a den with floor to ceilings windows, a powder room, a pantry, two terraces with retractable awnings and the OUTDOOR SHOWER. Use this as your bright oasis, party room or another bedroom.
This Lenox Hill Townhouse is around the corner from the new 2nd Ave Subway.