Grand and elegant, this 12-room residence is located in one of NYC’s finest Park Avenue cooperative buildings. This magnificent apartment offers all the superlative features of gracious living and the best of prewar architecture.
Enter Apartment 9B from a semi-private elevator landing into an impressive gallery that opens to an expansive living room with wood-burning fireplace, huge formal dining room and generous library, making it ideal for entertaining and luxurious living. This sunny high-floor home features 25 windows overlooking Park Avenue and 78th Street.
Down a wide hallway, only found in an apartment of this caliber, is the bedroom wing which includes 5 oversized bedroom suites, with windowed bathrooms. The 5th bedroom is currently being used as a library. The spacious corner master bedroom suite includes two huge walk-in closets and a double exposure overlooking Park Avenue.
The large windowed eat-in kitchen has a butler’s pantry and several expansion possibilities. A staff wing includes three bedrooms, large dining area, windowed laundry room and bathroom. This flexible space could be used in a myriad of ways: It could include guest rooms, home office, gym, breakfast room or a combination of these features.
Other outstanding amenities of Apartment 9B are 10 foot high ceilings, south, and east exposures, hardwood floors throughout, and an abundance of storage space, including six walk-in closets.
888 Park Avenue, a full- service pre-war luxury cooperative, was designed by renowned architects Schwartz & Gross. Amenities in this highly desirable, white glove building include full-time doormen, very attentive maintenance service, a fully equipped fitness center, and additional private storage. Pets permitted.
This extraordinary apartment is ideally located at the corner of 78th Street and Park Avenue, down the block from Central Park, near the Metropolitan Museum, Met Breuer, private and public schools, and the finest restaurants and shops.
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