Work Live Oasis in the Sky with Huge Private Roof Deck. Unique opportunity to own a Penthouse 8/9th floors with spectacular views and M1-6 Zoning. Enter spacious foyer with double height ceiling to glass dome with Empire State views. Foyer leads onto a library alcove and a 33ft corner Living/dining with wood burning fireplace. This gracious apartment has clean lines, wonderful north light and hardwood floors. It is currently set up as super over sized one bedroom but the space is flexible, generously proportioned and can accommodate different functions. The kitchen has been renovated with granite and marble. The master bedroom is large with ample closet space, dressing area and en suite bathroom with washer/dryer. There are circular stairs to a landing above and a 43ft roof terrace. Building History;Originally built as the Gilsey House Hotel in 1872 in Second Empire Style/Cast Iron Architecture. The hotel has a rich history and was a favorite of Mark Twain, Oscar Wilde, Diamond Jim Brady and the theatrical trade. It's the "Grande Dame" amidst the mecca of the "cutting edge" new Hotels; Nomad, Virgin, Ritz Carleton, and Arlo. The Gilsey House is in the National Registry of Historical Places.