The thoughtful design and articulation of this pristine home conveys the meticulous attention to finely curated details. A timeless elegance radiates throughout this exquisite prewar condominium jewel!
The supremely crafted interior design is introduced in the foyer defined by an inlaid marble floor with wood surround and two columns. The entry is illuminated with a custom Sputnik chandelier on a silver leaf ceiling. Abundant hall closets including an AV cabinet are hidden behind flush floor to ceiling hard core doors.
An engaging entertaining has an open layout creating a generous flow through the living and dining rooms. Relax in front of the beautifully framed NYC approved vent-free fireplace or move effortlessly to the gracious dining room with silver leaf ceiling with ambient cove lighting. Under window cabinetry provides additional storage.
A unique wood and marble topped serving bar is perfectly positioned between the entertaining spaces and the semi open kitchen. It allows seating for three and is complete with Sub-Zero dual zone wine refrigerator, wolf microwave oven and storage drawers.
The partially open kitchen is accessible on both sides. There is abundant floor to ceiling custom cabinetry, generous Caesar stone counters, ceramic wall tiled backsplash and cozy breakfast nook. The stainless appliance package features a Viking six (6) burner stove with pasta faucet, Bosch dishwasher, Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Franke Oversized Sink and Grohe Fixtures. An oversized Primary Bedroom affords tremendous privacy as the desirable split bedroom layout isolates it from the bedroom wing. There are floor to ceiling custom closets, ceiling moldings and frosted pocket door leading to the windowed en suite bathroom.
A sumptuous primary bathroom includes an Oval Duravit Soaking Tub with jets, and a marble steam shower with rain shower head, water jets and hand held shower body. There is a custom designed wood vanity with double sinks, storage drawers and built in dressing table. This luxurious bath has a radiant heat floor in shower area, linen closet, floor to ceiling marble and mosaic tile, polished nickel fixtures and is wired for television and sound.
The media room or third bedroom can be accessed through the living room or beautifully crafted glass sliding doors off the hallway. Its walls are decorated in grass cloth and it is wired for Bose sound system.
The gracious second bedroom is accessed through lovely glass paned doors. There is an oversized outfitted custom closet, under window custom cabinetry and lovely windowed on suite bathroom through frosted glass doors with floor to ceiling porcelain tiles, linen closet, generous vanity and Waterworks fixtures.
At the end of the hallway there is a lovely laundry area decorated in beautiful Holly Hunt wallcovering with Bosch washer/dryer, custom storage bench and utility closet.
The laundry area opens to a third marble bathroom through a frosted glass pocket door. The shower features glass doors, built in marble shelves, rain shower head and hand held fixture. There is a custom vanity and mirror.
Further enhancements to this meticulous renovation: Two (2) zone Central Air Conditioning, Bose Sound System: Living, Dining, Media, Kitchen, Primary Bedroom and Bath, custom under window cabinetry throughout, Ceiling Moldings with cove lighting, architectural columns, hardwood floors and custom shades/drapery.
55 East 86th Street is an established pre-war condominium. The welcoming and attentive staff includes round-the-clock door and elevator attendants and a resident building manager. Residents enjoy a beautifully landscaped and appointed roof deck, fitness center, laundry facility, playroom, bicycle and private storage and is pet friendly.
Ideally located off Madison Avenue this lovely Carnegie Hill neighborhood affords immediate proximity to Central Park, Museum Mile, Luxury Boutiques, Cafes, Restaurants, abundant transportation, a multitude of school choices and is currently zoned for P.S. 6.