117 72nd #3E
New York, New York City, NY
Sophisticated 8 into 7 room mint residence designed by renowned decorator Rob Southern located in a premier prewar cooperative just off Park Avenue. This home was created to reflect timeless elegance and a harmonious flow for entertaining and comfortable living. One enters a semi-private elevator landing into the 23' entrance gallery with hand-painted Parquet de Versailles hardwood floors leading to the graciously proportioned living room with wood burning fireplace and sunny southern views over 72nd Street. On the opposite side of the gallery is a spacious library with lacquered walls and custom bookcases. Adjacent is the intimate formal dining room with a glamorous wet bar. An enormous chef's eat-in-kitchen with island boasts Viking, Subzero and Miele appliances, marble countertops, wine cooler, copious storage and a separate workspace has 2 large windows overlooking townhouse gardens.
The private quarters are located down a hallway leading to a substantial dressing area and large primary bedroom with generous walk-in closet and en-suite carrara marble bath with soaking tub. Adjacent is the lovely second bedroom with a pristine marble bath nearby. An additional third bedroom is located off the kitchen with a walk-in closet and full bath. Classic pre-war details, high ceilings, beautiful herringbone hardwood floors and finishes abound throughout this impeccable home featuring thru-wall A/C and Sonos sound system.
117 East 72nd Street is a distinguished pre-war co-op with a full-time doorman and live-in resident manager. Pets are allowed. 2% Flip Tax payable by purchaser. Financing is not permitted.