The majestic “every-room-with-a-view” residence rests high above the tree lines with breathtaking Central Park, the Carlyle Hotel, and The City skyline views at the Rosario Candela designed prewar co-op located on Fifth Avenue in the mid-70’s. With east, west and south exposures, lights pours throughout this home featuring large picture windows, gorgeous oak flooring, high ceilings, two wood-burning fireplaces, and rooms with grand scale proportions. This simplex apartment is a semi-private floor-through layout that is unique to the building with extra park frontage. Residence Thirteen B has been meticulously restored and renovated. Simply luminous!
Enter through a gracious gallery adorned with a large coat closet, the home flows into formal living and dining rooms. The living room faces the park and has a wood-burning fireplace, while the dining room leads into an windowed kitchen equipped with luxurious Calcutta gold marble countertops and matching backsplash, a suite of high-end appliances from Bertazzoni, Liebherr, and Miele, and a lovely windowed breakfast nook. The perfect place to start your day.
The Park facing master bedroom boasts of a pair of large closets and custom built-ins, and comes with a sublime en-suite bathroom with double sinks and a step-in shower. The second bedroom faces southeast with views to the Carlyle Hotel, generous closet spaces and an en suite bathroom. The library is also park facing, with two walk-in closets and an en suite bathroom, this room could be used as another master sized bedroom.
The fourth bedroom/staff room has custom built in closets with easy access to a pristine full bathroom. The windowed laundry room is outfitted with an Asko washer/dryer, storage cabinetry and plenty of countertop workspace. These rooms have stunning open city views and enjoy southeast light. All bathrooms feature chic stone and tile walls and floors. All plumbing and HVACs are new throughout the apartment.
955 Fifth Avenue is a white glove full-service co-op located directly on Central Park. Amenities include a full-time doorman, fitness room, live-in super, and landscaped rooftop deck with stunning views of The Park. A storage room transfers with the apartment and there is a public laundry room. The building is just steps from notable restaurants, cafes, shops on Madison Avenue, and is close to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Met Breuer, and the Conservatory Water. Pets and pieds-a-terre are welcome. 3% buyer flip tax and 50% financing is allowed.
Manhattan, New York, United States