Spectacular river and city views can be seen from this high floor sun-filled 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath with BALCONY. The coveted "D" line, with both north and southeast exposures, features an oversized step down living room, a recessed Southeast-facing balcony with landmarked protected views, a pass-through windowed kitchen, a separate windowed dining area, 2 ensuite bedrooms and a bonus powder room, perfect for guests.
As you enter the apartment, there is a gracious entry foyer flanked on each side with 2 generously-sized ensuite bedrooms; one facing south, the other north.
The windowed kitchen, which has been modified from its original layout has an opening into the dining area and features white cabinetry, granite countertops and top of the line stainless steel appliances, including a Sub-Zero. The flexible layout also allows for a completely opened kitchen, ideal for entertaining. Hardwood floors, tons of closets, and PTAC heating, cooling units in each room complete this well-appointed apartment.
The Asten House is a full-service white-glove building off East End Avenue with a recently renovated marble lobby and newly renovated custom-designed hallways. There are 2 separate elevator wings with a total of 4 elevators. With just 3 apartments or less per floor, you're assured ultimate privacy. The highly attentive, professional staff includes a 24-hour doorman and concierge plus a live-in resident manager. Exemplary amenities include a fully-outfitted gym, party room, bike room, storage room, a large modern laundry facility conveniently located on the lobby level, a lovely landscaped park adjacent to the building, and an attached parking garage (discounted for shareholders). 1 Dog under 35 lbs.is permitted with board approval. 70% financing, 39% tax deductibility. Pied-a-terres are allowed. This prime address is close to public transportation (the new 2nd Ave subway, M31, M79 and the Lex. Ave. subway) and a taxi line at the corner that travels directly to the Financial District. Close proximity to Carl Schurz and John Jay Park, the East River Promenade, New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell hospital and doctor's offices, post office conveniently located down the block as well as top-rated restaurants and gourmet shops.