655 Park Avenue, 7B - Upper East Side, New York
Classic 8 room home in one of Park Avenue's premier buildings. A semi-private elevator landing opens to a spacious entrance gallery leading to a large living room with herringbone floors and a wood-burning fireplace. Adjacent is a grand formal dining room.There is a long hall on the other side of the gallery opening to 3 generously proportioned bedrooms and 2 baths. The nearest bedroom is currently used as a library.The windowed kitchen area contains a big butler's pantry plus 2 staff rooms(one being used as a laundry) and bath.The apartment abounds with prewar detail, moldings and 9'6" ceiling height. There is a sound system throughout and CAC.The Georgian-style building, with a lovely center courtyard, was designed by James Carpenter and Mott Schmitt in 1924. The white glove service includes 24-hour doormen, a live-in building manager and staffed elevators. Pets are permitted and there is a 2% flip tax payable by the buyer.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman