FULL FLOOR FIVE BEDROOM CONDO - ADJACENT TO 5th AVE
Ideally situated on East 88th Street off Madison Avenue and adjacent to Central Park, this exceptional five bedroom condominium residence occupies the entire tenth floor of this intimate and elegant full service building. The apartment encompasses approximately 3,500 square feet, with windows spanning all four exposures.
A 35-foot private elevator landing opens onto a gracious 16-foot gallery. The gallery leads to an impressive 65-foot sweep of entertainment rooms, which include a living room with a wood burning fireplace, a corner wood paneled library and a corner formal dining room. All three entertainment rooms have floor-to-ceiling French windows that open onto charming Juliet planting balconies. The living room fireplace is surrounded by a stunning 19th Century English marble mantle.
Adjacent to the formal dining room is the massive 20 x 12'8" foot corner eat-in-kitchen that can easily accommodate a large breakfast table. The kitchen enjoys wonderful sunlight, excellent counter space and outstanding storage space. In addition, there is a full laundry room, with separate sink and ample storage. A discreetly positioned half bathroom completes the entertainment wing of the home.
The south wing of the residence incorporates a total of five bedrooms, four bathrooms and two south-facing terraces. The entire wing is pin-drop quiet and is flooded with sunlight throughout the day. The generous master suite has three exposures, as well as a separate dressing room/study with amazing closet space and an oversized master bathroom with a corner window.
60 East 88th Street is an intimate 15-story, 18-unit boutique condominium. The red-brick, mid-block building has an impressive circular driveway entrance with a two-story rusticated limestone base. A large circular window is just above the entrance providing natural light for the lobby. It is certainly one of the more handsome postmodern apartment buildings in the city. Services include a full-time doorman, private storage and bike storage. Central Park a block away and the Guggenheim and The Metropolitan Museum of Art are nearby. Madison Avenue offer excellent shopping and convenient transportation is readily available on 86th Street. Pets are welcome.
Property Features Include: 1, Thru the Wall Air Conditioning, City Views, Den, Eat-in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Terrace, Washer/Dryer, Pets Allowed, 1 Wood-burning Fireplace, Doorman, Attended Lobby
Interior Features Include: Air Conditioning, Den, Eat-in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Washer/Dryer, Pets Allowed, 1 Wood-burning Fireplace
Exterior: City Views, Terrace, Doorman, Attended Lobby
Architectural Style: Pre-War/Vintage