New York, NY, USA
125 East 92nd Street
Perfectly located on one of Carnegie Hill's finest tree-lined streets, this spectacular 25-foot wide ground up state-of-the-art mansion was expertly conceived by the renowned architect, David Mann of MR Architecture + Decor. The façade is exquisitely finished in Indiana limestone and the home spans five stories plus a finished basement which totals approximately 7,640 square feet. The lavish outdoor spaces include a 35-foot long garden and a stunning roof terrace with city views. There are five bedrooms, four full bathrooms and three powder rooms. The impressive home has steel and beam construction and an all-glass rear façade. There are three wood-burning fireplaces, a hydraulic elevator, five-zone central air conditioning, radiant and gas heat, a humidification system, a gas generator, a water filtration system, and a security system. There is a custom wine room on the parlor floor that holds 1,000 bottles and is set up for tastings and in the basement is an additional wine cellar that holds 3,000 bottles. The highest quality finishes were used throughout the design and construction; there are white oak and blue stone floors, walnut cabinetry, walnut stairs, and Gerber fixtures. In addition, a Crestron Total Home Technology system integrates the extensive audio/video components, HVAC system, Lutron lighting system and motorized shades. This luxurious home is one of those rare residences that provides not only grand spaces for entertaining, but also has elegant private living quarters with all the comforts one could possibly hope for in a home.GARDEN FLOOR:Upon entering the residence is a soaring double height atrium that goes up to 20.5 feet high which basks the home in sunlight and creates expansive walls for showcasing art. Off of the atrium is a magnificent living room with the first wood burning fireplace and a retractable wall of glass opening onto the impressive garden. The enchanting garden is the ideal space for alfresco entertaining and has an automatic lighting system. In the front is a windowed south-facing kitchen that is 21'4" long and has a center island with seating as well as a breakfast area. There are custom stainless steel and walnut cabinets, a stainless steel backsplash, soapstone countertops and blue stone floors. The kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line appliances including a Subzero refrigerator/freezer, a Blue Star 8-burner range and vented hood, two Gaggenau ovens, a Miele Dishwasher, a Hobart steam glasswasher, a U-Line icemaker, and three sinks. There are three large pantry closets. A powder room and four front hallway closets complete this floor.PARLOR FLOOR:A handsome walnut staircase leads up to the parlor floor. In the rear is a grand library that has the second wood burning fireplace and a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the neighboring lush gardens. There is a powder room and a custom glass enclosed wine room. In the front, is a south-facing formal dining room as well as a windowed serving kitchen with a Blue Star 4-burner range and oven, a Miele dishwasher, a Subzero refrigerator/freezer and a sink.THIRD FLOOR:The third floor houses four bedrooms and three full bathrooms, one with both a shower and an oversized bathtub and the other two with walk-in showers. There is also a large lounge area between the bedrooms and a laundry room with a Miele vented washer/dryer and a sink.FOURTH FLOOR:Overlooking the garden is the extraordinary master bedroom suite featuring the third wood burning fireplace and a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows. Off of the bedroom is a dressing room with seven custom closets - one of which is a large walk-in with a built-in vanity area with a sink. The glamorous windowed master bathroom is finished in limestone and has radiant heat in the floors. It has two sinks, an enormous walk-in shower with three showerheads, one of which is a rain-head, as well as jets, and a separate oversized soaking bathtub. There is also a master sitting room that has custom bookshelves and overlooks the beautiful tree-lined street.FIFTH FLOOR:At the top is a sun-flooded entertaining room that has two walls of floor-to-ceiling windows. There is kitchenette with a Subzero refrigerator, a Subzero freezer, a Miele dishwasher and a sink. Facing south is an incredible 23' x 18' terrace that is finished in teak and has a retractable awning as well as speakers and lighting. BASEMENT:There is a custom wine cellar, a laundry room with a Bosch vented washer/dryer and a sink as well as a mechanical room which houses all the state-of-the-art equipment.