SHOWING BY APPOINTMENT. A garden in the sky awaits you at this one-of-a-kind penthouse home! Situated on the 17th floor of a classic pre-war building, enjoy nightly sunsets and limitless opportunities for entertaining and gardening on your own 1,300 square-foot private roof terrace with four exposures that include expansive Hudson River and city views. The apartment has two bedrooms,a gracious living room with 10-foot ceilings and an eat-in kitchen with two windows and a windowed doorway to the terrace. There are river views from all the rooms. Unique details abound from the arched entryway, spectacular beamed ceilings to the stained glass window and tiled floors in the European-style kitchen. Enjoy natural light all day from the home's three exposures. This spectacular 100-foot long terrace, accessible directly from the living room, features a retractable awning for shade, a self-watering system for your plants and flowers, and numerous clay and wooden planters. There are endless possibilities for enjoying this expansive wraparound space be it entertaining, relaxing, cultivating or enjoying butterflies and birds. All the outdoor photos presented were taken from the terrace. The gracious living room also has unique built-in cabinetry and storage shelves. The kitchen has two exposures, ample counter space and storage and a new refrigerator. The master bedroom has south and west exposures and a full wall of floor-to ceiling closets. The generous-sized 2nd bedroom is presently being used as an office. A half-bath may be able to be added per the managing agent with Board approval.This doorman building also features a live-in super and central laundry, free bike storage and personal storage available for rent (subject to a waiting list). Your pets are welcome (50 lb. limit on dogs). The convenient location of the building places you one block from the express and local 1,2,3 subway at 96th Street and Broadway, Riverside Park, Symphony Space, crosstown bus, and all that Broadway has to offer for groceries,shopping and restaurants. The building and surrounding area is protected by the Riverside West End Historic District which was extended from 94th to 108th Streets in 2015. Not familiar with the area? We'll be happy to arrange a tour! Note: showings by appointment.