Truly a gem, this renovated apartment rarely comes on the market and is not to be missed!Located at the end of a gorgeous cobblestone cul-de-sac, this generously sized two bedroom, two bathroom which is a fifth floor walkup but located on the penthouse floor features unobstructed views of the East River and grand fireplace. The beautifully gut renovated apartment is decorated to highlight the grand space, including it's grand living room; and was gut renovated with brand new sound proof floors, Venetian Plastered walls, brand new bathrooms and washer/dryer. With your very own view of East River that will never be lost, you can enjoy many local amenities like Sothebys Auction House, Bohemian National Hall, Tanoshi Sushi Bar and any mode of transportation including local and express bus, and the 6, Q and F trains on 68th, 72nd Street and 63rd Streets respectively.This historic townhouse style pre-war building was originally built in 1894 features four entrances, but is commonly referred to as the B and W's with its unique red lacquer entryway doors and two-tone exterior. With lots of history the B and Ws have had many famous owners and visitors including those hosted by owner Paris Review Editor George Plimpton and his wife.This well-established co-op building known as the 72 River Tenants Corp has a live-in resident manager, full-time handyman, laundry, storage, and bike as well as a courtyard. It has excellent financials and the East River in it's backyard. This building is pet friendly!Contact me today for a showing of this apartment for sale. Co-Purchases Allowed, Pied-a-Terres Allowed and Sublets Allowed. There is a 3% flip tax split equally between the buyer and seller. 75% financing allowed. *Can be purchased with its brand new furniture, please inquire further for pricing.