Elegance Comfort and Distinction with Vast Water Views
Live in a one-of-a-kind jewel.
Own this three plus bedroom Duplex with breathtaking views. Be part of the New York skyline. Well located, very accessible and providing a respite from the bustle that is NYC- This neighborhood is a treasure.
Ideal for grand scale entertaining, gracious living or relaxing with family and friends, this home bespeaks elegance, comfort and distinction. Stunning and luxurious duplex is dramatically set on the top 37/38 floors of an iconic glass towers with vast open sky, city and river views. The building is an architectural treasure and so is the address. Your personal interior elevator is a commodious complement to this home.
As you enter the gallery on the 37th floor you are impressed by the high ceilings, sunlight and luxurious volume of the space. The 32 x 17 foot living room with a working fireplace capitalizes on the expansive views through over-sized wrap around windows. The Dining room is grand and designed for entertaining. The welcoming gallery is enhanced by a beautifully decorated powder room.
By day or night your views are mesmerizing. Your Western view is completely open with sparkling city lights and to the East and North you watch the boats pass by from all of your gracious rooms. The eat-in kitchen magically overlooks the river and an interesting part of New York's history, Beekman Place. Ample laundry and storage areas facilitate the lifestyle you will enjoy in this home.
Access to spacious bedrooms, plus staff/guest room is provided by a grand staircase from the entry gallery, via your private elevator or via the convenient staircase to the kitchen and staff area. The master bedroom with en-suite bath has many closets and room for a lovely sitting area. There are two additional bright bedrooms a staff/guest room and three additional baths, as well as tremendous storage/hall closets.
The views from every room are astounding.
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. Group utilities fee of $2487.94 and window washing fee of $87.56 are charged monthly. Pets welcomed. Financing, and purchase by trusts permitted. Foreign purchasers welcome with USA based assets.