Among the hidden treasures of New York are the Gothic penthouses on the top of Tudor City's towers. Surrounded by terra cotta terraces lined with stone pillars topped with griffins and gargoyles. Specifically the 5 Tudor City penthouses are part of Hollywood history as their extraordinary terraces have served as movie set locations for many silver screen hits including, The Godfather Part ll, the Spider-Man series, Scarface, Woody Allen's Bullets over Broadway, and many more.
Rarely do these Iconic East Side Penthouses come on the market. This incredible triple mint penthouse has been totally renovated with no expense sparred and no detail overlooked. For optimal comfort each floor has its own multi-zoned Central Air Conditioning system.
From the moment you enter this home you will be enchanted by the dramatic double height 18 foot ceiling, the floor-to-ceiling casement windows, and the spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, including the Iconic Landmarks of the Empire State Building and the Chrysler building.
You will be drawn in to the truly grand setting with all the beautifully restored Prewar details, sparkling chandeliers, a wood burning fireplace, and the incredible natural light.
The Living room / dining room and the open chef's kitchen occupy much of the apartments first level. In addition, on the 1st level there is a spacious 2nd bedroom with ensuite bath, a Guest Powder Room, and a laundry area with a washer & dryer.
The incredible master suite occupies the entire 2nd level. With a separate dressing room, 2 walk-in closets, and a decadent spa like master bathroom. In addition, on the 2nd level there is elevator access to the lobby through a private service elevator.
On the 3rd level you have the Magical Setback Terrace with striking Neo-Gothic architectural details of Pinnacles, Gargoyles, and Griffins that add drama to this exceptional home. Plus, on the 3rd level there is a wet bar, and home office.
This full service building features a 24 hour Doorman, state of the art Fitness Center, and Bike Room. Developed in the 1920's to be an urban utopia, this serene neighborhood has lured New Yorker's as a secret oasis in the center of the city with its stunning architecture, manicured gardens, European ambiance, and waterfront proximity. Conveniently located just moments away from Midtown. Pied-a-terres allowed.
Maintenance include Utilities and Real Estate Taxes. There is currently an assessment in the amount of $131.50/month.
Listing Agent: Patricia (Pat) Slochower
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 1995 Broadway
Office Phone: 212.362.9600
Updated: 21st November, 2017 6:07 PM.
5 Tudor City Pl New York, NY