YOUR OWN PRIVATE LARGE 500 Square Foot PATIO/GARDEN . Imagine enjoying this private outdoor space without having to leave your home or worry about social distancing. Just think about the possibilities.... you can enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner outdoors, set up an umbrella, lounge on a hammock, take a nap, or sit in the sun midday, work from home, create your own garden and grow plenty of tomatoes and basil during the midday sun. Then make some homemade pesto to enjoy for dinner,...what peace of mind. That's the short list of what this outdoor space offers you. This home is a ground floor loft. Enter through keyed elevator that opens directly into the living area. The garden patio gets good midday sunlight and offers the perfect oasis. This is a spacious duplex home with a grand living area on ground floor facing east and west. The living room faces the patio and renovated kitchen. The bedroom layouts: comprised of 2 duplex wings w/stairs, connecting via ground floor living area. One wing faces east and overlooks the patio, with 2 bedrooms/2 Baths, up the grand staircase... the other wing faces west with duplex bedroom suite & bath up separate spiral staircase. On the ground floor on this side is a 4th bedroom/home office and washer/dryer laundry room. A bedroom suite is up the smaller spiral staircase. Note this bedroom suite also has a private entrance off lobby. This spacious renovated home gets pretty good light and backyard tranquility, without leaving Manhattan. Located in an elegant townhouse, the keyed elevator opens directly into this tastefully renovated loft-like home with private outdoor garden/patio space. The apartment features four bedrooms, (one is currently used as a den), three full baths, one half bath, a beautiful large chef's kitchen and a spacious laundry room with washer & dryer. Upon entering this home, your eye is drawn to the beautiful wide plank (7 7/16") Black American Walnut floors throughout and the grand staircase, located between the large living/dining area and the kitchen. The kitchen has Quartzite counters, custom cabinets, and Samsung Chef Collection appliances. A duplex of two wings of living space: One side features two large bedrooms, two en-suite baths, generous closet space, including a huge walk-in closet. The second wing, off the kitchen, features a den/guest bedroom, large laundry room in the hall area, and upstairs is suite with bedroom, bath and private separate entrance from the 1st floor. This unique home is truly one-of-a-kind and located next to the East River Promenade and Carl Schurz Park.Close to the M31 and M86 buses, Mario's Transportation at York and 85th Street, and the 4, 5 and 6 trains stop at East 86th Street. In addition is the East River Ferry near Gracie Mansion that takes you to midtown Manhattan is just minutes. Come see this elegant home today.