Facing south over the Park Avenue Armory rooftop, this elegant classic 9 into 8 is flooded with sunlight and superbly renovated.
Entered through a gracious foyer with a sweeping staircase, a private cloak and powder room, this apartment is truly glamorous. Off of the foyer is a paneled library with sunny southern exposure. A step down leads to a grand living room with wood burning fireplace. The adjoining formal dining room is facing north onto the building's famed central garden. Polished mahogany doors with custom hardware throughout. The large eat in kitchen is outfitted with top of the line appliances. There are two large staff rooms, one easily a bedroom, the other currently used as a laundry room with ample storage. There is a renovated full bath. Upstairs the south facing master bedroom adjoins what was the third bedroom but is now an elegant and beautifully designed dressing room with custom mahogany millwork, a large soaking tub and separate steam shower. The second bedroom is private, north facing and has a renovated en suite bath. There is two zoned central A/C, new casement windows, and parquet de Versailles floors. An outside servant's room with full bath is also available for sale.
Millan House, built in 1931, boasts a glorious central garden with seating and a roof deck. Full service. Pets and pied a terres welcome.
Manhattan’s Upper East Side extends from 59th St. to 96th St., east of Fifth Avenue and is known as one of the most prestigious neighborhoods in the city. The neighborhood consists of stylishly restored old mansions, luxury high rises, stately townhouses, and several of the best co-ops and condos in Manhattan. This district includes access to some of the finest public schools as well as elite private schools like The Dalton School and The Brearley School. Central Park is a quick westward stroll away. Art lovers will find that they can walk to their favorite museums, namely The Metropolitan, The Guggenheim, The Frick, and The Whitney. They can also visit the famous auction houses of Christie’s and Sotheby’s. Posh boutiques and upscale intimate restaurants enhance the area’s elegance.
With the recent unprecedented rate cut by the Federal Reserve, banks have been inundated with people looking to take advantage of lower interest rates. Because of the overwhelming demand, we have not yet seen a huge reduction in mortgage rates. While we aren’t there yet, it is likely that we will see a dramatic shift in the upcoming months, which raises the question, “What does a 1 point difference in interest rate do for my bottom line?”Read more