Live outdoors on an 800+ sqft planted wraparound terrace with open city views, and work from home in a library with alfresco access. This gorgeous recent renovation and custom combination of 2 spacious apartments has resulted in an exquisite, beyond turnkey convertible 5-bedroom, 4-bath residence for the most discerning. You can own a brand new designer apartment with luxury condo level finishes and modern amenities in a fabulous full-service Sutton Place building at a greater value.
This impeccably-done 2,723sqft home was transformed with utmost attention to detail and every upscale bell and whistle. The expansive open-concept layout is enhanced by a natural divide between public areas and private bedrooms, and complemented by the spectacular planted 810sqft wraparound terrace with skyline views, low-voltage lighting, irrigation system, automatic awning and audio for your entertaining pleasure.
An entry hall welcomes you into extraordinary living space adorned with new French grey white oak hardwood floors, custom white oak millwork, integrated audio, modern recessed lighting with Lutron dimmers and many other custom features. Windows stretching over 4 exposures provide generous light throughout the day. The southwest corner living room, graced by a ventless fireplace with a natural stone mantle, features walls of windows and multiple glass doors to the outdoor terrace oasis, which can also be accessed from the stunning chef's kitchen and office/4th bedroom. Custom white oak cabinetry, floor-to-ceiling storage with pull-out and walk-in pantries, natural quartzite countertops, backsplash and island waterfall, premium Miele & Sub-Zero appliances, a GE Monogram wine cooler & Blanco 30? sink and faucet beautify the cook's quarters. Adjacent sits an elegant dining room for seamlessly serving guests or a playroom for entertaining the kids.
The primary bedroom with East River views, custom California Closets, and a 5-piece Porcelanosa marble bath with heated floors, a double shower, Kohler deep soaking tub & Watermark fixtures, is a spa-like retreat. Other highlights include a 2nd corner ensuite bedroom, custom laundry/mudroom with a full-size Whirlpool washer/dryer and dedicated stroller/scooter/bike parking, new dual tilt windows & central air.
Built in 1956 and converted to a luxury co-op in 1981, The Sutton House is highly sought-after for its prime location on a quiet cul-de-sac, low maintenance, and refined amenities that include a full-time doorman, health club, 24-hour garage, roof deck, updated laundry facilities, children's playroom & storage. The building is steps from the new East Midtown Greenway at 53rd Street, currently under construction, an 8-block long waterfront park that will connect to the East River Esplanade at 61st Street. Just two blocks to the E, M and 6 trains makes the location a breeze for commuting anywhere in Manhattan. Plus, it's convenient to the city's top private schools and zoned for the coveted PS 59 Beekman Hill International school.