Old World elegance and modern amenities abound in this expansive full floor, front corner residence, located in Fifth Avenue's most coveted condominium. This apartment is perfect for those who desire impeccable white glove service, privacy, high security, and stately yet comfortable living. The proportions of this home are truly remarkable 5400+ square feet spread across 10 rooms and 44 feet of direct Central Park frontage through multiple oversized windows.
A large, private elevator vestibule opens to the grand reception gallery, which provides access to the sprawling entertaining and living spaces as well as the separate bedroom wing. Watch the seasons unfold across the world's most celebrated park from the grand salon. Central Park views continue in the elegant dining room, which has a fireplace and is separated from the salon by pocket doors. This wing of the residence is completed by the handsome wood paneled library with a gold leaf ceiling, an eat-in kitchen that has high-end appliances and finishes, and a powder room. Beautiful beamed ceilings and stunning masonry work compliment these opulent rooms.
The sleeping quarters include an expansive master suite that spans multiple rooms. The master foyer leads to a sitting room with double doors and a Juliet balcony and the lavish master bedroom is enormous and has another Juliet balcony. The master suite is completed by two master bathrooms that each have their own palatial dressing rooms. This wing includes two additional bedrooms that have en suite baths, an office/staff room with a full bath, and a laundry room. All of the bedrooms enjoy unusual privacy and partial Central Park views.
This apartment transfers with two Eurocave wine cellars, two private storage rooms, and a very large staff room with a kitchenette and full bath on the lobby level.
838 Fifth Avenue is an elegant limestone building that has only nine residences. Located near the city's best dining, shopping, and cultural institutions, discrete and accommodating service is provided by the full time doormen and live-in super. The building also has a gym and central laundry room.
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 575 Madison Ave
Office Phone: 212.891.7000
Listing Agent: Daniela Kunen
Updated: 18th September, 2019 11:43 PM.
838 Fifth Avenue New York, NY