This is one of the most pristine and luminous gut renovated 2-bedroom 2-bathroom homes. It situated on the corner of 68th street on Fifth Avenue, 870 Fifth Avenue boasts one of the finest residential addresses in Manhattan. This apartment was built solidly with top of the line materials and appliances. And above all, the design and construction were executed with excellent taste for a contemporary and comfortable living.
The apartment has a gracious flow. You first arrive into an elegant foyer fitted with custom closets and walls ideal for art. From there you enter a sprawling living room with 2 sitting areas; perfect for entertaining. On other side of the foyer, you will find a spacious and sleek dining room and a dry bar. From there, you enter a large and contemporary windowed kitchen featuring top of the line Miele appliances, glass covered cabinetry and stone counter tops and back splash.
The 2 bedrooms are very spacious. The Primary bedroom suite is generously sized; it fits a king size bed, a large desk and it has a movable wall that can open onto the living room for the days you want to sprawl yourself. The second bedroom is also large and fits a king size bed, a desk and a sitting area. Both the primary and second bathrooms were built with state-of-the-art materials and feature marble floors, counter tops and walls, discreet metal wall trims and Toto toilets.
The living room and Primary bedroom both faces south allowing lots of sunlight into the apartment. The light fixtures and recessed lighting in the apartment are contemporary. There are beautiful custom closets and walnut hardwood floors throughout. The chandeliers in the foyer/gallery, primary bedroom and wall sconces are excluded from the sale.
This home faces 68th street with clear views of the tree lined 68th street and beautiful townhouses. You will be able to have a peek of Central Park in between buildings from the living room and the Primary bedroom.
870 Fifth Avenue is a white glove building with a full-time doorman, concierge, a live-in resident manager, attended elevator, a new beautiful fitness center, bike storage, private storage and a fabulous roof deck with direct central Park Views from atop. There is large windowed laundry room, no W/D in the apt. Pied-a-terre, co-purchasing and pets are allowed.
The proximity to Central Park, famous Museums, elegant restaurants and the legendary Madison Avenue shopping make this location one of the finest of New York City. Easy access to the west side and midtown cultural centers. 3% Flip Tax by the buyer. Not to be missed, please contact us for an appointment.