5TH & 88TH, INC., 2 East 88th Street, 11FL - Carnegie Hill, New York



5TH & 88TH, INC., 2 East 88th Street, 11FL - Carnegie Hill, New York


This extraordinary Fifth Avenue home was designed by the noted architectural firm, Shelton, Mindel & Associates, as a private residential gallery for preeminent collectors of contemporary art. It comprises the entire eleventh floor of an intimate, fully serviced and highly desirable prewar cooperative and features large-paned windows with virtually 180 degrees of unparalleled and dramatic vistas of Manhattan. These unobstructed, majestic views overlook Central Park and the Reservoir to the dramatic skyline of Central Park West, as well as upper Fifth Avenue beyond the Guggenheim Museum. These wonderful urban landscapes, framed as they are, complement the over eleven-foot-high walls throughout the residence and showcase a renowned art collection. The apartments original twelve rooms included four bedrooms, three staff rooms and five bathrooms. The existing floor plan has three to four bedrooms (or one double staff room), four bathrooms, the living room with fireplace, dining room, library with fireplace (now covered) and a windowed eat-in kitchen. There are also special mobile walls which can be opened or closed as desired, either for daily living, entertaining or the storage of art. Additional custom design work and best materials throughout include limestone, coffered ceilings in a gridwork pattern and a stained cherrywood herringbone yellow brick road floor in the gallery. This is truly a distinctive property with an exceptional provenance. Apartment Features: East exposure, North exposure, South exposure, West exposure, Wood-burning fireplace, Full city view, Full park view, Full skyline view, Floors - hardwood, Light - excellent, Windows - oversized, Washer/dryer Building Features: Private storage
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This listing courtesy of Corcoran Group

Property Details:

  • 5TH & 88TH, INC., 2 East 88th Street, 11FL - Carnegie Hill, New York
  • Price: $22,000,000
  • Monthly Maintenance/CC: $8,520
  • Minimum Percent Down: 50%
  • Neighborhood: Carnegie Hill
  • Cooperative, Doorman
  • 4 Beds | 4 Baths
  • Listing ID: 1232513

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