181 East 65 Street, Apt 21B
Lenox Hill, New York
Refined luxury living awaits in this newly, beautifully renovated high-floor apartment, bathed in natural light from expansive windows showcasing fabulous panoramas of the city. Elegance is on full display in Residence 21B at the premier Upper East Side condominium, The Chatham, where white-glove amenities are met by a superior location. Top-of-the-line finishes and breathtaking views are your daily pleasure in this generously-sized 2,250 sq ft, 3 bedroom, 3 and a half bath gem. From the moment you enter the gracious foyer, which opens to a gallery, you'll be awed by the high ceilings, walls of windows, custom moldings, tasteful built-ins, gorgeous new wood floors flowing throughout the public spaces, plus other thoughtful details and upgrades that make this a rare, exceptional home.
The coveted B line is also unique for its 2 corner exposures and open views from every room! Spacious living, dining and entertaining quarters are enhanced by a backdrop of grand architectural vistas as far as the eye can see, allowing you and your guests to savor the city sights and sparkling lights. The living room, brightened by north and west exposures, connects seamlessly to the formal dining room. The meticulously-redone kitchen is a chef's dream with top-of-the-line appointments from the cabinetry to the appliances. Sip coffee while gazing out the oversized window at the convenient breakfast bar. Picture windows present lovely views and sun-kiss each of the large bedrooms as well, particularly the serene master suite with a wall of western windows, abundant closets, and a stunning marble spa bath with Roburn medicine cabinets, glass-enclosed shower, and Toto Washlet toilet. The west-facing bedroom off the living room is currently used as a den/media room. The third bedroom with an en-suite bath and east-facing bay window receives glorious northeastern light. New lighting in all bathrooms, all new custom-fitted closets, new thermostats, new Smart TVs with extensive wiring to enable Sonos music, Alexa devices, and improved WiFi, an in-home washer-dryer, and central air conditioning round out the superior comfort this sophisticated home affords.
The exclusive 32-story Chatham by preeminent Robert A.M. Stern offers residents a host of upscale amenities including a full staff, 24-hour doorman, concierge, resident manager, fitness center with Pilates room, and onsite parking garage. The premier location is minutes from Central Park, world-class museums, Madison and Fifth Avenue shopping, fine restaurants, and transportation. Pets are welcomed at The Chatham.
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.
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