Penthouse at UN Plaza! This stunning and luxurious duplex is dramatically set on the top two floors of these iconic glass towers with vast open sky, city and river views.
The entry floor features a center gallery foyer with winding staircase, the corner living room which contains a wood burning fireplace, the formal dining room (or library as it is presently), a large eat-in-kitchen and separate pantry area, service entrance and a powder room. A beautiful curvilinear staircase to the upper floor as well as an elevator private to the apartment provide access to four spacious bedrooms and baths.
The primary bedroom suite contains a large bath with double sinks, a separate dressing area or home office and a large closet. This corner room provides two dramatic exposures to enjoy panoramic city to river views upon waking and retiring each night.
The United Nations Plaza cooperative is world renown for superb services, amenities and security. It is approached by a private Drive soon to be covered by an attractive canopy. Services and amenities include: Doormen, Concierge, Elevator Starters, excellent behind the scenes staff, an impressive gym, Pilates Studio, Driving range, Roof Decks and Garage. A private storage bin is allocated for the apartment. The building is pet friendly. For gracious living and elegant entertaining this is indeed a home to treasure.
The building was built in 1966 by architects Wallace Harrison & Max Abramovitz, who were also lead Architects of United Nations Headquarters, The Time-Life Building at Rockefeller Center and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. This modernist classic is the heartbeat of Midtown East. The building amenities include Club 39 -a Newly build Social Room for entertaining, with full kitchen/bar. There is a large full-service Gym, Pilates/yoga room, a golf simulator, 4 spacious sundecks with 360 degree views of the city, a roof deck and planted courtyard. There is a comfortable Library and billiards.
This white gloved building with its seasoned staff includes full-time door attendant and concierge, live in superintendent and on-site management. The staff provides the utmost in privacy and security for all the residents. Additionally, there is a garage and private driveway, bicycle room and additional storage bins are available. Pets welcomed. Financing, and purchase by trusts permitted. Foreign purchasers welcome with USA based assets.