Prewar elegance meets modern sophistication in this quiet, south-facing, turnkey two bedroom home. Featuring ceiling heights in excess of nine feet, richly hued mahogany floors, and custom finishes throughout, apartment 12-A is a home of enduring value. The generous foyer accented with Scalamandre wallpaper leads to the bright living room with custom built in storage by Little Wolf and elegant ceiling and wall mounted light fixtures. All major rooms benefit from southern exposure over a double wide street. The windowed eat in kitchen is a chef's dream with plenty of cabinet and counter space and Viking, Sub-zero and Miele appliances. Both king-sized bedrooms have been outfitted with custom closets, built-in storage, and window treatments. Both windowed bathrooms have been updated recently. Developed in 1928, 179 East 79th street has a full-time door attendant, super in residence, and a beautiful garden for residents to enjoy. In building storage and laundry. Requiring only 25% down and zoned for P.S. 6, the chance to become a shareholder at 179 East 79th is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Residents benefit by having the M79 Crosstown right outside their front door. The 4,5,6, and Second Avenue Subway are all just a few blocks away. Dogs allowed up to 40lbs.