Enjoy remarkable light and space in this sprawling one-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bathroom showplace set atop one of Yorkville's best co-op buildings.
Spanning an impressive 1,425 square feet, this exceptional home provides a stunning setting for lavish entertaining and effortless everyday life with the gorgeous Upper East Side vistas as your backdrop. Hardwood floors pave the space, and tall ceilings rise overhead, but it's the breathtaking den and sunroom topped by a wall of atrium windows that is the home's spectacular focal point. Just below, the expansive great room offers plenty of room for generous living and dining areas surrounded by built-ins and large closets, and the bright chef's kitchen features abundant cabinet space and stainless steel appliances. Head to the corner master suite to find an en suite bathroom and three large closets, including a walk-in, while a powder room adds convenience in the hallway.
Currently configured as a one-bedroom, this expansive floor plan could easily accommodate the addition of a second bedroom, and there's even space to transform the powder room into a full bath if needs require. This unit conveys with an extra-large storage bin.
Gracie Towers is a postwar cooperative offering full-time doorman/concierge service, elevator operators, live-in resident manager, 2,000-square-foot state-of-the-art fitness center, library lounge with pool table, landscaped garden, a stunning rooftop swimming pool and sunroom, and an on-site attended parking garage and convenient circular driveway.
Positioned directly across from Carl Schurz Park, this home delivers front-row access to outstanding waterfront recreation, two dog parks and the East River Esplanade. Great local dining and nightlife lines the nearby blocks, and the 86th Street corridor offers world-class shopping and entertainment. Transportation is a breeze with express bus service, Q and 4/5/6 trains all within reach.
Monthly maintenance is $2,735 + $285 utility usage surcharge ($3,020/mo.)
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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