For Sale, 3,550,000 USD
Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10028, Manhattan, New York, United States
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Property Style : Co-Op
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Bedroom : 3
Bathroom : 2
Half Bathroom : 1
Exquisite Upper East Side Maisonette Duplex
You will be captivated by this stunning maisonette duplex with old-world charm in a coveted Pre-war cooperative located in the prestigious Yorkville on the Upper East Side. This luxurious home includes three bedrooms, three full baths, and a full laundry room, all of which spans two floors with a lobby entrance and its own discreet street-level entrance. The handcrafted coffered wood detailing throughout the home provides a unique living space that is unlike any other property.
Upon entering the first floor of this home, your attention goes straight to the high elegant wood ceilings and oak parquet floors. All the details are authentic wood with embellishments by Dean Telfer the campus architect and Professor of Architectural history at Columbia University.
To the right of the entryway, is the dining room which is flanked by large light-flooded windows looking out onto 86th Street is perfect for entertaining. The living room is ideal for sitting in front of the working gas fireplace decorated with Tiffany tile. You can listen to music from the surround sound system or if you are a movie buff, a hidden cabinet beside the fireplace houses a large space for a TV set.
The first floor powder room is beautifully upgraded with Sherle Wagner 18K plated faucets and towel bar and could easily be made into a full bath. Next to the powder room is a laundry room with full size washer and dryer.
The size and accessories of the kitchen is optimal for any budding chef. The kitchen is completely renovated, surrounded by slab marble walls and counters with Viking appliances such as a stove with full coverage hood and vent fan, a double oven, and a heat drawer. It also boasts a wine cooler, a dish rack, and double sinks. A Samsung stainless steel refrigerator sits adjacent to a pantry with tons of storage space in an alcove at one end of the kitchen.
As you walk up the staircase, you notice the sturdiness and exceptional design, which leads you to a landing with a storage closet and entrances to the 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
The Master bedroom is spacious, easily fitting a King-sized bed, with windows facing East 86th Street. The Master bathroom showcases gorgeous tiling surrounding a soaking tub made from antique terra cotta and porcelain finish, multi-head shower, and a toilet area separated by an antique sliding door. Directly across from the bathroom is an enormous walk-in-closet.
The second bathroom upstairs is finished in Onyx and antique fixtures, the second bedroom has custom oak cabinetry and two large closets, while the third bedroom has a built-in Queen size bed and 12-foot walk-in cedar closet. The two rooms which are currently used as a home office and den can be transformed into guest suites. The possibilities are endless in this immense and gorgeous home.
With this home, you can enjoy the luxury of townhouse living in a full service building with a full-doorman and resident manager. 520 East 86th Street is a premier cooperative built in 1929. The building is pet friendly and has a gym and bike room as well as a private outdoor garden which can be booked for parties and events. A storage bin transfers with this unit, however light fixtures do not transfer. The building is situated in the renowned Upper East Side a half a block from Carl Schurz Park and just steps from great shops, restaurants, and excellent schools. Public transportation is only a short walk from the home.
Co-Exclusive with Edward Joseph
Christie's International Real Estate.
Broker previews available by appointment-Wednesday's 10:30-12PM.