20 East 78th Street $ 26,500,000

20 East 78th Street
20 East 78th Street
20 East 78th Street
20 East 78th Street

Elite Seller Premium Seller

For sale by

Sotheby's International Realty - East Side Manhattan Brokerage

38 East 61st Street
10065
New York
United States
Member since 2015 Trusted seller
Responsible agent Serena Boardman
AK

Listed Price

$ 26,500,000
approx. $ 26,500,000
approx. € 23.238.486
approx. 97,339,296.50 د.إ
approx. $ 36,432,571
approx. $ 34,760,076.50
approx. CHF 26,351,017
approx. ¥ 182,518,750
approx. £ 20,757,238
approx. $ 208,026,325
approx. 172.587.212,50 kn
approx. $ 505,737,209.50
approx. 221.754.385 kr
approx. 1.790.771.950 ₽
approx. 241 645 020 kr
approx. ฿ 883,245,000
approx. R 379,617,402.50
approx. $ 816,413,378
approx. ₱ 1,416,544,170.50
approx. 598 684 025 Kč
approx. ₨ 918,226,749
approx. $ 36,425,601.50
approx. $ 22,043,468.50
approx. $ 17.500.600.000
approx. B/. 26,500,000
approx. $ 53,000,000
approx. ₹ 1,852,752,826.50
approx. ¥ 2,936,849,250
approx. $ 71,617,575
approx. $ 40,148,772
approx. £ 20,757,238
approx. R$ 102.916.009,50
approx. ₪ 97,892,855
approx. ر.ع. 10,201,042.500
approx. 99 939 450 zł
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Details

  • Location: New York, NY, United States
  • Property type: Townhouse
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Living area: 8760 sqft (814 sqm)
  • Internal Reference: 962HMP

Description

Perfectly situated just off Fifth Avenue on one of the city’s most prized and prettiest townhouse blocks, this stunning 25’ wide townhouse is noteworthy for its handsome limestone bow front and brick façade.

Sun-filled, open and airy, the approx. 8,760 sq. ft. house is comprised of a total of 5 stories plus an immaculately finished basement, with elevator access on each floor. This most attractive David Easton designed residence boasts quality construction throughout.

Entry is into a vestibule with bronze double doors then opening into a marvelous double height windowed Gallery that imbues the house with a distinctly European sensibility. Adjacent there is a grandly scaled Dining Room. Beyond, the wonderful eat-in Kitchen and Pantry are distinguished by superb wood cabinetry and a full complement of top of the line appliances. There is also a Mud Room and Powder Room as well as a bright and cheery Sun Room with views to a lovely planted Garden surrounded by beautiful green trellis clad walls.

A wide and graciously ascending staircase leads to the exceptional Parlor Floor which is distinguished by a broad and gracious landing, nearly 12’ high ceilings and hand-carved millwork. The tremendous Living Room and elegant wood-paneled Library both feature tree-line outlooks and wood-burning fireplaces. There is also a Service Kitchen with back stairs access and a conveniently placed Powder Room.

The big Master Bedroom Suite is accommodated on the 3rd Floor and incorporates a fireplace, two luxurious bathrooms, a large Dressing Area, abundant closets and a cozy Study. The 4th floor is comprised of 3 extraordinarily spacious and sunny Bedrooms; each with very ample closet space and ensuite Baths. There is also a south facing terrace. The top floor includes a large Play Room as well two Guest Rooms with ensuite Baths and a full size Laundry Room. A large basement with a wine cellar, a gym and numerous storage closets are situated on the lower level.