Fifth Avenue Duplex Penthouse with Wrap Terrace has incredible views of the Park and City.The stylish modern residence, designed by Award Winning architect, Charles Platt, is perched above J.R. Carpenter's 1924 building.
Rare and unique, this contemporary 3 bedroom/3.5 bath + office co-op apartment is move in ready. The extraordinary terrace offers 1,700+ very usable square feet with stunning views of the Central Park reservoir. Direct access to terrace from all public rooms and the Master Bedroom with enough space for entertaining, dining, sunbathing and gardening.
Private elevator landing opens to skylighted Foyer and an open loft-like, sunny duplex apartment withceiling heights approaching 20 feet in the dining room. New chef's windowed kitchen with beautifulmarble counters and vented hood has open exposure onto the private east facing terrace. Terrificmorning sunlight and abundant custom built-ins for storage.
The great room offers a greenhouse style roof above the dining room soaring to over 19 feet in height.
The living area has a wood burning fireplace. This room also affords access to a second raised patio andexpansive 95 feet of south-facing terrace. The stunning views to midtown and Central Park are enhanced by the unit's elevation three feet above the 15th floor below, which also eliminates any noise from (or to) the neighbors.
The first floor master bedroom has two walk-in closets (one has a window) and new, elegant, grey and white marble bath. The upper level has two spacious bedrooms with custom beds, desks and window seats. Both have en-suite bathrooms.
Additionally there is a vented washer/dryer closet and linen storage.
Penthouse B has keyed elevator access, central air conditioning, radiant heated floors, sound throughout and motorized window treatments. 1150 Fifth Avenue is fully staffed with live-in superintendent. The Lobby and elevators were recently renovated.
Penthouse B is within walking distance to many schools and cattycorner to the entrance to the East 96th Street Playground, currently undergoing a complete rebuild with separate play areas for the 2-5 and 5-12 age groups as well as a water feature and picnic tables.
1150 Fifth Avenue has a large, new fitness center, bike storage and allows 70% financing. Storage units available and pets are welcome. www.1150FifthAvenue.com