JUST LISTED! INCREDIBLE opportunity to design and create your ultimate Prewar dream home! Originally a 13-room, converted to a 11-room, offering approx. 4,000 sq ft, 9.5' ceilings, 4-5 bedrooms, 5 baths, formal living room, dining room, library, den and tremendous eat in kitchen. Built by Rosario Candela in 1928, this Sutton Place apartment exudes undeniable charm and pure elegance.
A private elevator landing opens into a grand foyer that leads to all South facing entertaining spaces. The oversized 18' x 27' impressive living room features corner exposures, gorgeous French doors and wood burning fireplace. The library has original wood paneling and a bar area that could be converted to a wet bar and has a large bathroom. The formal north facing dining room leads to a windowed butler's pantry and chef's kitchen with staff/laundry room and full bathroom. The current primary bedroom has beautiful double south and west exposures, a walk-in closet and a working fireplace. A large generous hallway leads to the additional 3-4 bedrooms, all West facing and generous in size.
Special features of the apartment include grand scale, well-proportioned rooms,2 wood burning fireplaces, original oak floors and moldings throughout. Central air and Washer Dryers are permitted. 447 East 57th Street is one of Sutton Place's finest, boutique full service "white glove" cooperatives with 15 floors and 23 apartments. The building has a 24-hour doorman, live-in resident manager, central laundry and storage that transfers with the sale of the apartment. Pied-a-terres, co-purchasing, guarantors and pets are allowed. 50% financing.
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