True luxury is the combination of scale, volume and light.
Situated inside one of New York City's most treasured, Iconic, Landmark buildings, this magnificent turn-key 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath residence lives up to and exceeds every expectation set by the Apthorp's majestic gated entryway, private courtyard driveway, and luxurious Italian Renaissance Revival architecture.
A rarity on the market - one of the finest offerings in the building with its sweeping views of the private garden courtyard and views overlooking the Fire-Red row houses on West End Avenue.Residence 6F encompasses all of the sophisticated flourishes you'd hope to find in an Apthorp home including the immaculate attention to pre-war detailing and oak herringbone flooring throughout the truly generous 2,410-square-foot floor plan.
The grand foyer with preserved, original mosaic tiles seamlessly leads you to the state-of-the art windowed eat-in kitchen facing the beautifully landscaped courtyard with classic cabinetry and appliances by Wolf, Miele, and Sub-Zero.
Upon entering the massive Great Room you are immediately reminded of a bygone era with soaring 11-foot ceilings, oversized west facing windows and a decorative fireplace with elaborate, detailed crown molding that provides the perfect setting for showcasing art and hosting lavish gatherings.
The impressive Primary bedroom is adorned with a second decorative fireplace an incomparable, breathtaking ceiling and its own full private en-suite bathroom with a glass-encased shower.
8 gracious closets await you starting with 3 in the foyer and one in the large second bedroom which also features its own en-suite bathroom.The primary suite enjoys 2 walk-in closets along with 2 smaller closets.
Recessed lightning, a laundry room which is hidden away in the kitchen and the whisper quiet, city windows throughout complete this perfect home.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Apthorp was designed in 1908 for legendary philanthropist William Waldorf Astor.Since then, the building has grown to include modern amenities such as a full-time doorman and access to a 6,500 square-foot amenity suite that include a fitness center, entertainment suite, and a children's playroom.Bike storage and individual storage are also available.
This prime Upper West Side location is central to Central Park, Riverside Park, The Museum of Natural History, Beacon Theater and Zabars.