Grand 25-foot wide elevator mansion situated on a tree-lined block off Fifth Avenue across from Central Park. Originally constructed in 1901 and completely renovated in 2012, this 6-story home offers 6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, 2 powder rooms and 5 wood-burning fireplaces. High ceilings, beautiful light, grand proportions and multiple entertaining spaces characterize the home.
A pair of double mahogany entry doors on the parlor level open to reveal a stunning limestone-clad gallery with 12-foot ceilings. Off the foyer is the home's formal dining room, complete with south-facing bay window and custom mahogany & glass sliding pocket doors as well as hand-painted mural walls. Beyond lies the expansive formal living room with wood-burning fireplace and a Juliet balcony with floor-to-ceiling French doors that overlook the home's exquisite rear garden. An elegantly appointed powder room services the floor.
Upstairs is the south-facing and sun-filled eat-in chef's kitchen with bay window & built-in banquette and features custom Clive Christian cabinetry, marble countertops, wood-burning fireplace, a La Cornue 5-burner range with 2 warming drawers, Sub Zero refrigerator and 2 Miele dishwashers. A center island with secondary sink and a built-in desk complete the space. A butler's pantry with a Sub Zero wine refrigerator and bar sink, as well as a powder room, are also located on the floor. Across the landing is a wood-paneled library with wood-burning fireplace and double French doors that open onto a serene terrace that overlook the house garden.
The fourth floor marks the beginning of the private quarters and is home to the sun-bathed master bedroom suite with south-facing bay window, separate sitting area, wood-burning fireplace, walk-in closet and a sumptuous en-suite bathroom with a freestanding honed marble soaking tub and cream & pale blue mosaic marble flooring. Across the landing is a large study/home office with a wood-burning fireplace, walk in closet and an en-suite gray marble bath with oversized walk-in shower.
The fifth floor offers 2 large bedroom suites, each with its own beautifully finished bathroom and walk-in closet. A washer & dryer is also located on the landing.
Two additional bedroom suites are located on the skylit sixth floor and are serviced by a full bathroom and a large walk-in closet. A spectacular rooftop terrace, located off the south-facing bedroom, presents glorious views of Central Park and beyond.
Downstairs on the garden floor is a full home gym and media room with wet bar and floor-to-ceiling French doors that open onto the home's limestone landscaped garden with built-in grill and water feature. A full bathroom with sauna and separate service entrance/'mud room' complete the floor. The fully finished basement features a 400-bottle wine cellar, laundry room, staff room and 4 mechanical rooms. French-baked oak parquet paneled floors throughout. A Savant Pro Home Automation System operates lighting, climate control (multi-zone), audio/visual and security systems. Also offered for rent for $75,000/month.
Listing Agent: Sabrina Saltiel
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 575 Madison Ave
Office Phone: 212.891.7000
Updated: 21st September, 2017 4:04 AM.
3 East 94th St New York, NY