Perched above the exclusive East End avenue, this sophisticated residence epitomizes timeless elegance and is inspired by the grand apartment houses of the early 1900s. Designed by one of the most respected architects of our time, Robert A.M. Stern, 20 East End has quickly become one of the most desirable, breathtakingly beautiful, buildings in New York City.
Residence 10C, with its three bedrooms, three full bathrooms and powder room, seamlessly incorporates modern finishes with traditional prewar charm. This home is set apart from the others with its private elevator access, unique to only 2 rentals in the building, opening directly into a formal grand entry foyer.
A handsome powder room is situated off the gallery and is fitted with Grigio Carnico marble vanity and floors, Toto water closet and Lefroy Brooks hardware, all of which were hand selected by Robert A.M. Stern. The owner completed the powder room with Schumacher designer wallpaper.
Walnut stained white Appalachian herringbone oak floors graciously adorn all the public spaces, including the third bedroom which boasts a Western exposure and en-suite bathroom.
The focal point of the home is the immense living room with its South and West facing bay windows and 11 foot ceilings. Placed on the 10th floor, the home receives an abundance of sunlight providing a warm and bright atmosphere. The dining room is made complete with a one of a kind Jiun Ho light fixture selected by the owner.
The chef's kitchen boasts custom shaker inspired mill-work cabinetry, natural Brazilian quartzite countertop, Lefroy Brooks hardware and Gaggenau appliances.
The master suite serves as a quiet reprieve with Northern views and two luxurious his and her closets custom built and designed by California Closet with a Belissima finish. The en suite windowed marble master bathroom is finished with a custom designed double sink vanity, cast iron Lefroy Brooks soaking tub, separate shower and water closet as well as Wi Fi enabled heated flooring.
Each secondary bedroom offers en suite marble bathrooms with heated flooring and custom designed built out California Closets with the Belissima finish.
Residence 10C surpasses all expectations with over $160,000 worth of improvements made by the owners inclusive of the following; custom designer Lutron solar motorized shades with secured Wifi and digital color control pads, custom designed California Closets with Belissima finish, pre wired multi channel sound system, Jiun Ho and Rejuvenation light fixtures, and exquisite custom French Doors mirroring the Tuxedo Tom Ford Blue Front Door.
20 East End Avenue is located in the heart of the Upper East Side near Carl Schurz and John Jay Park as well as many excellent restaurants, markets, and schools. The building is made unique in that the it was designed as each owners personal mansion, with the amenity spaces being built as true luxurious extensions of your home. One would be just as proud to entertain guests in these spaces just as they would in their own home. Amenities include graciously appointed library, billiards room with bar stocked with ice, Christofle barware, and a private locker for each resident to keep 10-15 bottles of their favorite liquor, Card Game Room, Private Dining Room. Fitness Center and Spa, Teen playroom, Gated Port Cochere and 24-Hour Concierge and doorman.