A rare Gramercy offering, Residence 5C at 242 East 19th Street is an elegant 4 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom corner duplex in a sought after Art Deco prewar co-operative. Flooded with natural light from 20 windows with Northern and Eastern exposures and adorned with three wood burning fireplaces, the enormity of this 3,200 SF apartment is evident upon entering.
The main level offers an opportune balance of living and entertaining. A gracious foyer opens up to a sprawling 40’ living and dining area with wood burning fireplace, beamed ceilings, cozy library nook and windowed powder room. A fully renovated and windowed kitchen is appointed with Sub Zero refrigerator, professional Wolf range, Miele dishwasher, wine cooler, ample counter space and incredible storage. A service entrance adds accessibility and convenience.
Opposite the living room, through the privacy of French doors, is an oversized media room/den complete with wood burning fireplace and ample seating. Two large adjacent bedrooms with expansive closet space, a renovated bathroom, separate laundry room with sink and oversized storage room under the stairs complete this level.
A grand staircase with soaring 19’ ceiling leads to the sixth floor landing where you will find two additional bedrooms. The gracious master bedroom features a wood-burning fireplace, windowed dressing room, floor to ceiling closets and en suite bathroom. The generously sized fourth bedroom across the hall has an adjacent windowed bathroom with top of the line finishes and matching fixtures by Urban Archaeology.
Conveniently located moments from Gramercy Park, Stuyvesant Square and Union Square, 242 East 19th Street is a beautifully maintained, full-service building with a full time doorman, porter, and live in building manager. A large landscaped roof deck provides luxurious, sun drenched outdoor space for residents. Co-purchasing, guarantors and pets are permitted with board approval. Monthly maintenance includes electricity. There is an assessment in place for $446/month until August 2019.