ONLY 20'-WIDE SINGLE FAMILY HOUSE WEST OF THIRD AVENUE UNDER $10MM. 159 East 71st Street is a distinguished and traditional house with 12 rooms, including 4-6 bedrooms, on 5 levels in 5,400 square feet. This warm and inviting home is located on one of the finest tree-lined townhouse blocks on the Upper East Side near great schools, museums, shopping and restaurants. There are 5 full bathrooms, 1 powder room, over 20 closets, 5 working fireplaces and high ceilings throughout. In addition, there is a beautiful rear garden measuring over 650 square feet and a front garden measuring nearly 200 square feet. The house was built in 1880 by noted architect James E. Ware in the popular Neo-Grec style. It features large bay windows facing the rear garden on the ground and parlor floors and an oriel window in the master bedroom which provides extra light and views. The parlor floor features a grand living room and wood-paneled library, both with fireplaces. The master bedroom floor includes a sitting room, dressing room, 7 closets, 2 baths and 2 fireplaces. Make your appointment now to see this superb home.
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 575 Madison Ave
Office Phone: 212.891.7000
Listing Agent: George Vanderploeg
Updated: 18th November, 2019 5:35 AM.
159 East 71st St New York, NY