The Mansion on Hamilton Terrace - Hamilton Heights is a unique and notable neighborhood in Harlem, and Hamilton Terrace is the jewel of this historic neighborhood. A storied enclave that spans three continuous blocks. You know Hamilton Terrace is extraordinary the second you enter it. The southern side of the Terrace is anchored by the Hamilton Grange, home of Alexander Hamilton, and to the north, the stunning corner mansion at 72 Hamilton Terrace. Its majestic facade of limestone and terracotta brick, carved emblems, a balcony, mansard slate roof, and stunning dormers invite you inside. Its original wrought iron fencing, gardens, and its abundance of windows on three sides further enhance the home. The mansion offers five floors of living, including a finished cellar with restaurant style bar, wine cellar, and billiard table. On the first floor, you enter a bright foyer and living room with a gas fireplace. To your left, through tall mahogany pocket doors, is a library with wet bar and half bath. Passage to the yard can also be found from the first and the cellar floors. On the second floor stands a gourmet kitchen, dining room and family room with a second gas fireplace. The master bedroom, with spa-like marble bath, steam shower and walk-in closet, is on the floor above along with a guest en-suite. On the top floor, you will find two additional bedrooms, a bathroom, and large laundry room. Finally, unique library stairs will take you to the landscaped roof deck with views of mid-town Manhattan. At 72 Hamilton Terrace, you will experience fine modern living in a remarkable historic district. The moment you walk through the doors, the words of Alexander Hamilton will ring true: "I meet you in every dream". Alexander Hamilton to his fiancé, Oct 5, 1780. Property Features: Exposures on three sides, 42 windows, 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms with heated marble floors, oak flooring throughout, multiple outdoor living spaces, gourmet kitchen with Wolf, Sub-zero, Miele and Gaggenau appliances, finished cellar and games room, an abundance of storage, 9-zone heating and air conditioning, security system. Shown By Appointment Only.
Listing Agent: Tamara Marotta
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 1995 Broadway
Office Phone: 212.362.9600
Updated: 26th July, 2017 4:12 AM.
72 Hamilton Terrace New York, NY