Move right into this glamorous and comfortable duplex high over Park Avenue. Artfully renovated and updated throughout. A private elevator landing leads to the foyer/stair hall and further to the large library, and double living room/dining room with open south and west exposures over Park Avenue. There is a working fireplace with an elegant marble mantle, the beautiful floors are walnut, the cabinetry and built-ins are all custom and of the highest craftsmanship, and there is a wet bar with a stone counter. The massive, suburban-scaled Siematic kitchen has every possible tool for the gourmet chef, incredible counter and storage...space, top of the line appliances, a Gaggenau steam oven, a wine fridge, a custom built-in butcher block chopping counter, and a vented hood over a huge island for large or intimate gatherings. A powder room with extra storage is off the kitchen and there is a vented washer dryer with a separate laundry area. The elegant staircase, also walnut, leads to the upper level which features more custom built-ins and a gorgeous, primary bedroom suite where a third bedroom has been cleverly incorporated to create a huge, sunlit, limestone bathroom and spacious dressing area. The primary bedroom has sunny and open north exposures over Park Avenue. The second bedroom has been divided into two, with custom built in beds and a shared bathroom. The apartment is cooled by a combination of central and through the wall units. 829 Park Avenue was built in 1909 and is in a prime Upper East Side location. The full-service pre-war cooperative has a fitness center and private storage for each apartment. The building permits financing up to 50% of the purchase price and there is a 1.5% flip tax payable by the purchaser.
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