Situated in the East 70s on Fifth Avenue, 920 Fifth Avenue boasts one of the finest residential addresses in Manhattan. Wrapping the southeast corner 73rd Street and located across from Central Park, the building is also in close proximity to Madison Avenue and many of New York’s best shops, galleries, and restaurants.
920 Fifth Avenue was designed by the esteemed architect J.E.R. Carpenter. Completed in 1922, Carpenter himself lived in the building from 1924 until his death in 1932. Impeccably run, this white glove prewar cooperative is notable for its restrained and beautiful limestone façade and stellar staff. Representing the highest standard in luxury living, the stately building is also celebrated for its subtle and desirable side street entrance and revered for its marvelous interiors.
This sun-flooded ten into nine room residence boasts grand-scaled entertaining rooms, four generously proportioned bedrooms, and four and one-half bathrooms, while offering exceptional views of Central Park and glorious outlooks along Fifth Avenue. The impressive and recent renovation is also most fortunate as it impeccably incorporates the period details and classic proportions that define 920 fifth Avenue.
Refined and sophisticated, the gracious and versatile floorplan can easily accommodate glamourous entertaining or family lifestyle. The apartment boasts a wonderful and large corner living room which wraps to the north overlooking Central Park and tree lined and picturesque 73rd street. Then there is a lovely Library, which is conveniently placed between the Living Room and the handsome Formal Dining Room, thereby creating an expansive public room enfilade. Two wood burning fireplaces add a cozy and coveted prewar touch to these elegant rooms.
The private quarters include four big bedrooms, three of which enjoy direct Central Park views and each with its own en-suite bathroom. The Master Bedroom includes a wood burning fireplace, Dressing Room Closet, and very large marble Master Bathroom.
A pristine chef’s Kitchen, separate Breakfast Room, wet bar, and Powder Room complete the ideal layout of this residence.
This quintessential NYC apartment is further distinguished by original details, high ceilings and marvelous square rooms, while the stunning and endless Central Park and tree-top vistas are a constant delight. Through the wall air conditioning, abundant closet space and an outside Staff Room are among the many comfortable extras included.
Additionally, 920 Fifth offers a new state of the art fitness room, rooftop terrace and individual storage for tenant/shareholders. Pets are welcome, financing is not permitted and there is a 2% flip tax payable by the buyer.