941 Park Avenue, 6C - Upper East Side, New York
This grand scale apartment offers enough space and original detail to create a truly unique home - one that couples your own vision of the future with the rich past of 941 Park Avenue. The spaciousness is enhanced by its high ceilings - over ten feet tall. Many of the original prewar details have been preserved including oak herringbone floors throughout, as well as a professional vintage Garland stove in the kitchen. Upon entering the apartment, your first impression is one of grandeur as the marble entry foyer spans nearly thirty feet. Immediately adjacent is the south-facing living room featuring three large windows and a wood burning fireplace with an elegant mantle. On the opposite side of the foyer is an enormous formal dining room - perfect for entertaining. There are four large bedrooms, three full bathrooms, two half bathrooms plus a staff bathroom, as well as a library with beautiful custom cabinetry. Among the many unique traits of this home are two refrigerated wine storage rooms - one in the kitchen and one in the staff quarters. 941 Park Avenue is one of New York's most prestigious prewar co-ops and is ideally situated on the corner of 81st Street. A white glove, 16-story building, there are only 35 apartments serviced by two elevator banks. In addition to 24-hour doormen and a full service staff, the building has a fitness center, a children's playroom and a bike room. The building is pet friendly and allows up to 30% financing. The sale of this apartment includes a storage bin in the basement. There is a 2% flip tax payable by the purchaser.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman