Rare opportunity to rent within one of New York's most distinguished addresses, 1025 Fifth Avenue. Built as a cooperative in 1955, 1025 Fifth offers the opportunity to live in one of the most historic spots on Museum Mile. This coveted location provides the luxury of having the Metropolitan Museum & Central Park just across the street, as well as the finest dining and shopping options that Madison Avenue has to offer all within minutes of your door. Originally configured as a Classic 6, Apartment #8BS has since been reconfigured into a spacious, open concept 5-room home that flows seamlessly, a layout that can truly cater to any lifestyle. Comfort & elegance are combined for perfect entertaining, with your kitchen opening to a dining room, that then flows into your living room. Enter into a gracious foyer that leads to a loft-like, sprawling living room with southern exposure and side views of the Metropolitan Museum, as well as a decorative fireplace. Enjoy a generously sized dining area, equipped with a custom bar and wine refrigerator. The windowed, eat-in kitchen offers top of the line appliances and an additional breakfast bar, along with no shortage of counter or cupboard space. While this home is certainly ideal for entertaining, it also provides plenty of privacy, with a split bedroom layout, each featuring spa-like en suites. The expansive primary bedroom includes 4 closets in total, and the 2nd bedroom offers a walk-in closet of its own, plus tastefully designed built ins. Both bedrooms enjoy side views of the Metropolitan Museum. 1025 Fifth Avenue building amenities include 24-hour doorman, concierge service, attended elevator operator, a live-in resident manager, an on-site parking garage, state-of-the-art fitness center and bicycle storage room.Washer/Dryer in Unit. Pets considered on a case-by-case basis. Co-Op Board Package Required. Minimum 12-Month Term.