Live well in beauty and nature with this multi faceted gem on Sutton Square. Sutton Square is a luxurious enclave on the East River. It affords the completely unique experience of living in a bucolic setting while in the heart of Manhattan. The time treasured gardens are meticulously maintained and highly valued as a beautiful respite within New York's bustle. The area gained favor among New York's elite in the 1920s when such notables as Grace Marbury, Ann Vanderbilt, and the Roosevelts discovered its charms. The provenance of Sutton Square continues to this day as several famous actors, politicians, designers and New York literati call this neighborhood their home. Residents of the townhouses on Sutton Square have the right, by membership, to use the Sutton Gardens. Its serene atmosphere and views of the river are captivating. The lasting legacy of the neighborhood is now infused with a modern vibrancy. Steps from the finest markets, restaurants, boutique fitness studios and shops. There is an ease to getting to all areas of the city. The Residence Here is a rare opportunity to live in a magnificent Neo-Classical home on Sutton Square with intimate east-facing garden and river views. This 5 bedroom, 6.5 bath home, with 6 working fireplaces, is flooded with natural light and has been consistently maintained. Completely renovated in 1994-1995 by Architect Harry Buttrick, renowned for his many buildings and restorations throughout Manhattan including the restoration of St Patrick's Cathedral. Garden Level As you enter the black and white marble foyer you immediately recognize the timeless beauty and detailed elegance. The entrance has generous closets and a powder room and leads to both the kitchen and the dining room. The dining room is a wonderful size for entertaining and has a fireplace that adds to the ambiance. The large windows and glass french doors lead to a private brick patio and the gardens. The Palais de Versailles wood floors are just one of the many examples of the craftsmanship and planning that has gone into this home. The windowed eat-in kitchen has ample pantry space with storage and opens to the dining room as well as the front hallway. Parlor Floor You arrive on the parlor floor and are instantaneously transfixed by the abundance of natural light streaming through. You are inspired by the grand scale gallery, a perfect backdrop for your favorite art. There are two living rooms, space for relaxing or entertaining. The east facing "garden" living room has beautiful, direct views of the river and garden. There is a fireplace with an exquisite wood carved mantle surrounded by recessed bookshelves of the highest quality and design. The west-facing living room's 11 foot plus ceilings are framed by wonderful moldings and three large windows that are filled with light all day. This room also has a fireplace. Third Floor Welcome to the master bedroom suite and library. Each morning you will wake to see the best views of the city while watching a spectacular sunrise and boats that sail by. Beyond the green of the gardens and trees there are open water views of the East River. The bedroom has a fireplace and generous closets. The en-suite bath has a soaking tub, a separate shower, dressing counter with double sinks and plenty of storage. The library is beautifully designed with book shelves made of the finest cherry wood and a stunning stone-carved mantle surrounds the fireplace. The large windows stream great light all day. Fourth Floor Two additional bright bedrooms, with views, and two baths. Each with great closet space and storage. The Fifth Floor Here you will find a west-facing bedroom with great light and a small kitchen for entertaining. The 5th bedroom/large den opens to a patio/roof deck with views of the garden and expansive views of the River. Basement The basement has laundry and fabulous storage closets. There is plenty of room for a gym and/or a playroom.