This high floor 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath has an oversized living room with skyline views through floor-to-ceiling windows on 3 sides with north, west and south exposures. The apartment features high ceilings, 4' wide plank solid American oak floors, and fully customized kitchen and baths. The windowed, eat-in kitchen is located off the living area, with polished statuary marble countertops and backlit marble backsplash, and custom back-painted glass cabinetry by Molteni. Kitchen appliances include a Miele low profile cooktop, vented hood, oven, speed oven, coffee maker, and fully-incorporated dishwasher and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Two secondary bedrooms with southern exposures are located down the hall, off a shared private hall each with en-suite baths. At the end of the main hall is a palatial corner primary suite with south and east facing exposures. Before entering the bedroom, you walk through a hall of closet with elegantly crafted furniture-grade 9' walnut doors with etched glass inlay and custom designed bronze hardware. The master bath features Verona limestone slab floors and baseboard, and Noir St. Laurent marble and Peruvian golden travertine feature walls, custom carved stone vanities with a free-standing circular medicine cabinet above, radiant heated floors and Dornbracht fixtures. High above the Metropolitan Museum of Art, a block from Fifth Avenue, and three blocks from Central Park, 53 West 53 is an exclusive collection of residences with ultra-luxury, hotel-like service and amenities.