Welcome to Apt. 9F in the fabulous Manticote at 395 Riverside Drive. This meticulously restored spacious, elegant home is a perfect combination of solid prewar grandeur with top of the line renovations. Great flow, generous rooms, separation of space and bright steady southern, northern and eastern exposures. Both bedrooms have peeks of the Hudson River. Your brand new eat-in chef's kitchen has 2018 appliances including: Subzero refrigerator, Bluestar gas stove, Fisher Paykel drawer dishwasher, and a front loading Meile washer and dryer. The counters are white quartz with Waterworks tile backsplash. Sunny windowed eating nook has a brand new custom banquette which seats at least 6, with extra storage below. Prewar features include picture and cove moldings, over sized windows, beautifully finished herringbone and plank oak floors, and nine foot ceilings. The great living room has excellent space to entertain. Generous bedrooms and bath are separated from the living area by a beveled glass door. The 4' x 6' deep hall cedar closet is a bonus for extra storage, and each of the generous north facing bedrooms have large closets, great windows and sky views of the Hudson and beyond. The entire home has been newly skim-coated and painted. According to the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission,the Manticote was Gaetan Ajello's last know commission in 1924. There is a beautifully appointed and meticulously maintained lobby with 24 hour attendant, live-in superintendent, porters and maintenance staff. Your pet friendly home is at the entrance to Riverside park, and offers the very best of Manhattan living: history, community, theater, jazz, lectures, restaurants shopping, and every modern convenience a half block away. It is a short ride to Times Square, Lincoln Center, The Apollo, and many museums. Very low monthly charges and excellent financials.