A Condo on the corner of 78th and Madison?? Yes , It is true and it's spectacular!! Welcome to 40 East 78th Street, The Charles House! Residence 7E is a sun flooded, 2 bedrooms 2 bath, 1300 square foot condominium. All the oversized windows face west with lots of sky and even a small slice of central park. A large gracious foyer opens via French doors into a generously proportioned L- shaped living room and dining room. The dining area can easily be turned into a 3rd bedroom if needed. The fabulous, old world design includes detailed moldings and parquet floors throughout. The kitchen has top end appliances such as a 6-burner Viking range, Viking microwave, Viking refrigerator and a Paykel Fisher 2 drawer dishwasher. The oversized 2nd bedroom is lovely and bright. It currently serves as a luxurious sitting room that features a faux fireplace with a beautiful white mantel with gold decorative details. A set of beautiful French doors open into the very spacious master bedroom. It can easily be restored to a private bedroom. The classic guest bath and master bath are from Sherle Wagner, the bathroom designer synonymous with luxury. The home also features LOTS of closets including a beautifully fitted walk-in and many more. The Charles House is a post- modern full service condominium with a beautifully furnished rooftop that offers great Central Park and open city views. It has a fully fitted fitness center, bike room and a garage. Pet friendly. The Charles House is just one block from Central Park, just across from the Mark Hotel and near fine restaurants such as Saint Ambroeus, art galleries, top museums and more making it a highly desirable place to call home!