This lovely and rarely available 9 into 7-room home, located just off prestigious Sutton Place, is the epitome of pre-war style and elegance. All the rooms in this home are generously sized with oversized windows that let in a flood of natural light. This layout has an excellent flow of space which is perfect for both formal entertaining and cozy family gatherings.
One enters the apartment through an enchanting foyer leading to an expansive living room with a convenient custom-built-in home office, and wood-burning fireplace framed by a marble mantle. Adjacent is the large formal dining room, also with a wood burning fireplace. Custom pocket doors lead from the dining room into a handsome den/media room. The renovated, windowed, Chef's eat-in kitchen and pantry features granite counters and backsplash, custom cabinetry with abundant storage space and top of the line appliances including a: Viking gas range, Liebherr refrigerator, Bosch washer/dryer and dishwasher. The enormous master bedroom has two walk-in closets and a generous en-suite bath. There are two additional generously proportioned bedrooms each with en-suite baths and abundant closet space. High-ceilings, herringbone floors, through-wall A/C and fine pre-war details permeate this classic pre-war home. A private basement storage room is included.
Built in 1927, 455 East 57th is a white glove, full-service, co-op with full time doorman and live-in building manger, laundry and bike room. Pets and Pied a terres are allowed. This prime location is near beautiful Sutton Place Park, playgrounds, public transportation, Whole Foods, Bed Bath and Beyond and many excellent restaurants and local shops. Miles of uninterrupted waterfront along the East River Esplanade (with a large dog run) is just steps away.
NOTE: There is a 2% flip tax paid by the purchaser. 50% minimum down payment. An assessment is in place through October 2020.