57, New York
Designed in 1898 by renowned architects Buchman and Deisler, this gracious Neo-renaissance townhouse is located on a prime Historic landmark block between Madison and Park Avenue. This timeless home offers five floors and over 7600 square feet of living space, seven bedrooms, six and one half bathrooms, nine fireplaces, two terraces, two wine cellars and a plethora of intricate details throughout. Upon entering through the iron grille doors, the sophisticated vestibule boasts elaborate detailing from floor to ceiling. The reception area leads to the home office whose focal point is the impressive 1,400 bottle wine cellar and private adjacent terrace to the office. Also on this floor is a separate private suite with its own bath and kitchen. Elegance permeates the Parlor level from the grand formal living room, with its 12-foot ceilings, intricate molding, a fireplace and Juliet balconies. The exquisite dining room is graced with a timeless Waterford Crystal chandelier and additional fireplace. The chef's kitchen, complete with Thermador appliances, marble counter tops and massive separate eat-in area a comfortable space that is the heart and soul of the home. The third floor features a media room or den/family room with a carved marble fireplace. The vast master suite offers a fireplace, en-suite bath adorned in marble and Moroccan style tiles and a roomy dressing area. The fourth floor features two additional bedrooms, each with fireplaces, en-suite baths and a private terrace off the back bedroom. The sun shines into the fifth floor through a beautifully designed original stained glass skylight. Here you have an en-suite bedroom with a bath, fireplace and two other bedrooms that share another full bath. In addition to the living space, this house has a full basement with laundry room, plenty of storage and room for your own private gym. Potential Live/Work options could be considered. Available for private viewings by appointment. No Fee/Brokers CYOF.