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12 East 79th Street 10075, New York, NY - Property For Sale
The perfect mansion block the block on which this mansion is located is the only one on all of fifth avenue on the upper east side that does not have an 18-story apartment building. the reason: henry cook, who originally owned the entire block of fifth to madison avenues, from east 79th to east 78th streets, limited the height of all buildings with deed restrictions that persist to this day. this fact provoked a new york times writer to declare the block for all time the choicest plot of land for elegant single-family dwellings in new york city. c.p.h. gilbert's grand neo-gothic mansion built for isaac fletcher on 79th and fifth, today the ukrainian institute, anchors the northern corner of this block. cook originally lived on fifth avenue at the corner of east 78th street while he waited for his new stanford white residence at 973 fifth avenue to be completed. at the time of his death, james b. duke bought that home, 1 east 78th street, and engaged horace trumbauer to erect the stately mansion that still stands at that location today. all in all, this single block has three mansions by stanford white, three by cph gilbert and one by warren and wetmore. little & browne architect from their boston beginnings in 1895, the architectural firm of little and browne designed several extraordinary boston residences including a country home at pride's crossing, ma for henry clay frick. arthur little, an mit graduate, would partner with herbert w.c. browne after both received extensive training with architectural firms in europe and later in boston. built as a neo-georgian pair from 1901-1903 under the supervision of harvey murdock, no. 12 was built for mary f. ogden and no. 14 was built for her brother, charles w. ogden. charles was a well-known in the real estate industry and held title for both properties until his passing in 1935 when the deed to no. 12 was transferred to his sister, mary, with the restriction that it be used solely as a private residence. characterized by their bowed bays, 12 and 14 east 79th street feature brick and limestone facades. iron fences, open urns, and broad low stoops provide a gracious entryway above and two practical service entries on the lower level. roman brick walls on the upper floors feature limestone trim. two additional floors above the balustrade were added to this building in 1960. the residence perfectly positioned on today's gold coast about 125 feet from fifth avenue, this mansion is built 28 feet wide with a wide extension that is built to the full 102 foot depth on its lot. the lowest level of the residence features windows front and back as well as two separate entries to east 79th street. 12 east 79th street is currently configured for institutional use; however the grand original rooms in the front and rear remain open and intact allowing the new owner to experience the full 28 feet in width in many of the main rooms. presently designed with a main stair, service stair, and elevator, each floor features a large center landing joining the large front and rear rooms. it has been in the same ownership since 1975, almost forty years. encompassing approximately 16,000 total square feet on seven levels, this mansion is unique in possessing an incomparable historical provenance, and a location that can never be duplicated. inviting the buyer to create the perfect space for their needs, it is truly a home for the ages Featuring: Garden, Roof Garden, Elevator, Basement
551 West 21st Street 10011, New York, NY - Property For Sale
Soaring 250 feet above the Hudson River and downtown Manhattan, this extraordinary 6,265 SF home offers column-free interiors and breathtaking panoramic views in every direction, combining the grandeur of scale and proportion with exceptional craftsmanship and detail. 551 West 21st Street's uppermost penthouse includes direct elevator access to a stunning, 4,000 SF private rooftop garden with infrastructure for a sixty-one foot pool, two kitchens with gas grills, and immense areas for dining tables, lounge chairs, sofas and gliders- providing the perfect setting for grand-scale entertaining and dramatic sunrise-to-sunset views over the Hudson River and Manhattan. With infinite views from every corner, Penthouse A is without peer. Occupying the entire 20th floor of 551 West 21st Street, this dramatic full floor mansion is defined by an unprecedented attention to detail and features classic layouts akin to those of a bygone era. Elegant and gracious vestibules with custom millwork and cove lighting lead to stately center galleries which delineate the entertaining rooms from the private quarters. Twelve foot ceilings, white oak herringbone floors and sets of nine foot high double doors with deep wood thresholds, immense corner grand and club rooms with sweeping views, a central, double-sided wood burning fireplace and a thirty-three foot long loggia off the living room facing the Riverare just some of the features of this exquisite home.A majestic thirty-five foot corner dining room off the center library floats high above the Hudson river, inviting lively dinner parties and impressive entertaining. Luminous metal reveals throughout perfectly frame each window and provide perimeter seating for quiet contemplation and breathtaking views of the west side's ever-changing skies. An eat-in chef's kitchen designed by Foster + Partners and produced by Molteni & C-Dada includes beveled Blanco de Macael marble countertops and backsplash, and naturally stained oak cabinetry. Top of the line appliances, including a Gaggenau cooktop, grill and Teppanyaki grill, Miele integrated coffee machine and warming drawers, and integrated wine cooling drawers adorn this sunlit, south facing kitchen which also includes a separate butler's pantry with additional rows of refrigeration.Stately double doors provide an elegant entry into the nearly 1,000 square foot, corner Master Suite and its thirty-three foot private loggia with collapsible glass doors which open to the warm southern horizon. The luxurious corner master bath, across from a stunning designed dressing room with custom millwork and direct terrace access, features enormous windows, a vanity and a freestanding bathtub. Two additional large bedrooms have en suite baths with Travertino stone tile floors, custom cabinets with beveled detail and Dornbracht fixtures. Foster + Partners has infused Penthouse A with custom designed millwork and rich materiality. 551 West 21st Street features a private, gated drive court surrounded by a twenty foot green wall and a dramatic, awe-inspiring thirty-four foot, double height lobby with grand chandelier. Additional amenities include full-time doormen and a concierge, porter and valet services, a state-of-the-art fitness center with a his and her spa, yoga room, residents' lounge, children's play room, parking* for the residents, bike storage, a live-in super and a dedicated, separate service entry. Smaller units located on the 3rd and 4th floors are available for additional purchase. Occupancy anticipated for the Fall 2015. * subject to availability and additional costExclusive Marketing and Sales Agent: Brown Harris Stevens Development Marketing. This is not an offering. The complete terms are in an offering plan available from the sponsor. File No. CD13-0133.The artist and computer renderings and interior decorations, finishes, fixtures, appliances and furnishings are provided for illustrative purposes only. Approximate finished floor to finished Featuring: Air Conditioning, City Views, River Views, Den, Eat-in Kitchen, Terrace, Doorman, Attended Lobby, Concierge, Health Club, Laundry Room, Storage, Garage
29 Beekman Place 10022, New York, NY - Property For Sale
Beekman Place is one the most historical and charming residential landmark areas in the City. With pristine, quiet tree-lined, streets. Beekman Place remains an extraordinary enclave in Manhattan that transcends time, with the same grace, elegance and beauty today as it had in early 1900's. This exquisite house has a rich history of its own, having once been the home to the famous William Paley as well as philanthropist Mary Lasker. This grand 1910 townhouse with spectacular East River views, built out over 11,500 square feet, has eight floors, fifteen rooms, eight bedrooms, seven full baths, eight woodburning fire places, four powder rooms, two set back terraces, a spiral staircase, high ceilings, an elevator to all floors, a dumb waiter and two entrances. The house was completely renovated in 1996. Garden and Parlor floorsEnter the first floor to a spectacular foyer with exquisite Galaxy granite floors with brass inserts, antique mirrors and a grand spiral staircase with antique glass balusters. The gracious foyer leads to a magnificent, oversized formal dining room with a woodburning fireplace, antique wall mirrors and a small balcony with spectacular views of the East River. There is handsome library with wood paneling and a woodburning fireplace. There are two powder rooms with hand painted floral walls and ceiling and 24 carat gold leaf vestiaries. A large pantry has stairs leading down to the kitchen with river views. The grand spiral staircase leads to an impressive foyer on the second floor entering to an East facing living room with antique wood paneling, a gold leaf mantel, and wood burning fireplace. This opens to a beautiful sun room, completely windowed to the ceiling on the North, East and Southern sides, with absolutely breathtaking, panoramic views of the river. There is a second formal living room with a woodburning fireplace, and a small balcony facing West overlooking Beekman Place. Primary Residence Third Floor The third floor has two large bedrooms. The grand master bedroom has an antique woodburning fireplace and a 24 carat gold leaf ceiling and mantel. Glass doors lead to a spacious terrace facing the river. Enjoy your breakfast and morning paper with a stunning view of the river. There is a large walk in closet and dressing room, a luxurious bathroom with Sherle Wagner fixtures, Italian marble slab, hand carved columns and marble heated floors. The second bedroom faces West, with a woodburning fireplace, large closets and a beautiful bath with white marble. Fourth Floor The fourth floor has two large bedrooms. One facing East with astonishing River views, a woodburning fireplace, a green Italian marble bath and a large closet. The West facing bedroom has a woodburning fireplace and a bath with Italian marble. Fifth Floor The Fifth floor has two large bedrooms, one facing the river and one facing West, each with an en suite bath. Sixth Floor The Sixth Floor has a gracious foyer leading to large office, windowed on the North, East and South sides with incredible river views, a powder room with a kitchenette and a small home office. There is also a West facing office with a large, beautiful terrace. Seventh Floor The Seventh Floor has two bedrooms, one facing East and one facing West, with a shared bath. Kitchen Floor The enormous fully equipped kitchen features a sterling silver safe. There is also a laundry room, a boiler room, a staff powder room and many closets, all on a split level with a separate entrance to the house. Sub- Basement Level There is a wine cellar and storage. -Water front views -Built over 11,500 Square Feet, eight floors plus basement -Fully renovated in 1996 -Lot size 20 x 100 -Elevator plus dumb waiter -A/C - central and through the wall Featuring: Garden, 8 Wood-burning Fireplace, Roof Garden, Elevator, Basement
57 East 64th Street 10065, New York, NY - Property For Sale
The architect: cph gilbertcharles pierrepont henry gilbert was born in 1861 to a family descending from the english aristocracy before the time of queen elizabeth i. from an early age, he was devoted to the study of all aspects of the construction and decoration of magnificent residences: civil engineering, painting, sculpture, fine arts, and architecture at the ecole des beaux-arts in paris. graduates were taught to produce a building of differing stylistic expressions but with a functional, lucid floor plan. some of c.p.h. gilbert's greatest creations were in the late french gothic limestone chateau style favored by the wealthiest members of the elite of the gilded age. for isaac d. fletcher in 1898, at fifth avenue & 79 street, he designed a pinnacled gothic structure with a moat, now the ukrainian institute. for felix m. warburg, in 1906, at fifth avenue & 92 street, a french gothic chateau, lavish in scale, perfect in proportion yet graced with spaces for family life, now the jewish museum. for otto h. kahn, in 1916, at fifth avenue & 91 street, he helped create an italian renaissance palace with 65 rooms, one of the largest private mansions ever built in new york, now the convent of the sacred heart. american socialite, arlene tewborn in 1872, arlene tew was a member of the dar, the daughters of the american revolution, signaling that her direct ancestors fought in the american revolutionary war. with a large inheritance of her own, she proceeded to marry five husbands including the chairman of general electric, anson wood buchard, one prince and one count. long one of the wealthiest american women of her time when, when married to husband number two, morton colton nichols, she commissioned c.p.h. gilbert in 1905 to design her new york residence at 57 east 64 street, replacing two smaller townhouses with a massive limestone mansion in the style of neo-francois i with a magnificent four story curved bay.the mansioncomprising approximately 14,000 total square feet on seven levels, this mansion was originally designed to have the kind of scale and ceiling height in entertaining rooms sought today to display an art collection of major scale. it is a special benefit that the original plan of the architect is largely intact, and details in the rooms throughout have been restored with attention to historical accuracy. the massive wrought iron double doors open to an entry hall which includes a huge manor fire place and extraordinary light. the wrought iron work in the sculptural staircase reflects the same designs that appear in the boisserie surrounding mirrors over fireplaces in the numerous grand rooms. the massive staircase culminates in a stunning skylight with leaded glass. the paneled dining room with a floor to ceiling fireplace and a wall of bowed floor to ceiling windows with leaded glass accented with colored glass shields evokes s a chateau in the loire valley in france. the elevator accommodates six people. the house is perfectly located on the north side of what is generally considered to be the best street in the east 60s for mansions of this type. the north side of the street allows far more light to pour into a building, given the way the sun travels across manhattan, an extremely important factor for those who seek a mansion that is as light as possible.most important of all, no other building by c.p.h. gilbert is on the market at this time and it is unlikely that another will be available, which makes this mansion a very rare opportunity to acquire one of the best creations of one of the acknowledged stars of the gilded age. co-exclusive Featuring: Garden, Roof Garden, Elevator, Basement
18 East 74th Street 10021, New York, NY - Property For Sale
18 east 74th street: large limestone mansion off 5th ave18 east 74th street is a neo italian renaissance style limestone mansion located on one of manhattan's most coveted blocks off fifth avenue.this stately limestone faade home was created in 1921 by architect a. wallace mccrea for mrs. leontine n. berry, a new york socialite. it replaced an original 1871 facade when the house was first built.the house was initially built as a four story home. later in the fifties, two more floors were added which perfectly blend to the limestone structure, thus, creating an unusually large residence of 10,600 sq ft. this elegant home has a separate service entrance, an elevator, as well as an interior service staircase that runs from the 1st floor to the 4th floor. these features are only found in the most prominent new york houses. the current layout of the house is as follows:entrance floor: double doors lead to a vestibule with a second pair of imposing, wrought iron and glass doors, into an entrance gallery with powder room. the second gallery has a magnificent, curved, original wrought iron staircase.an arched hallway leads to a very large, renovated eat in kitchen with access to the garden. there's also a staff office at the rear of this floor.parlor floor: a very wide and elegant landing separates the front drawing room from the formal dining room. precious original details abound on this floor including irreplaceable original moldings.the living room has elegant proportions and is graced with three round-arched floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking a desirable tree lined block. it, also, has a wbfp with an adam's marble mantle.the formal dining room has equally gracious proportions with a sitting alcove and another wbfp.located at the back of this floor is an indispensable, service kitchen which connects to the main kitchen below by an interior staircase. the parlor floor has soaring ceilings throughout. third floor:this floor is entirely dedicated to the master bedroom and a warm and inviting sitting room/library in the front of the house. it is completed by a wbfp, three windows overlooking 74th street, a graciously, proportioned master bedroom with a room-size closet, and a windowed master bathroom in mosaic tiles and floors.fourth floor:two beautiful bedrooms with very large proportions and high ceilings, a marble bathroom and a windowed dressing room.fifth floor:this is a very attractive, open floor, currently set up as a playroom and a large laundry room in the extension of the house. this floor could easily be converted to two additional bedrooms and bathrooms, if need be.also, starting on this floor, the house has a west-facing-side window with beautiful views of central park and beyond to the west side over looking landmark buildings, such as the san remo. sixth floor:three bedrooms, three bathrooms, additional laundry.seventh floor:there are two additional bedrooms with access to a roof terrace with balustrade Featuring: Garden, Roof Garden, Elevator
795 Fifth Avenue 10021, New York, NY - Property For Sale
Architecture and provenancechicago-born architect leonard schultze co-founded his architectural firm with partner s. fullerton weaver in 1921. weaver, a protg of franco-american architect emmanual louis masqueray, alongside schultze, a twenty-year employee of warren and wetmore, would go on to create some of the most architecturally significant hotels in the united states. their first major commission came from john bowman to design his biltmore hotels, most famous of which is their coral gables biltmore hotel. later they would design the breakers in palm beach.where they made their mark was in the design of new york's most illustrious hotels, including: the sherry-netherland, the waldorf-astoria which at the time of completion in 1931 was the world's largest hotel with 2,200 rooms, the lexington hotel, a resdesign of the grand ballroom at the plaza in 1929 - and the illustrious pierre hotel.standing 525 feet tall, the pierre hotel opened in october 1930 to great fanfare. built on the site of the former gerry mansion, the hotel cost $15 million to build, a staggering sum for the time, the building later sold 75 apartments to a cooperative in 1959 while the owner of the pierre, j. paul getty, retained control of the hotel services and guest rooms. now owned and operated by taj hotels resorts and palaces, coop owners today enjoy the benefits of five-star hotel services within an historic tower at arguably one of new york's finest locations.the residenceyour memories of the most elegant rooms in london are recreated in this serene oasis overlooking central park.enjoying north, south, east and western exposures, this four-bedroom residence offers an extraordinary amount of public and private living spaces, destined to suit the needs of any living arrangement. a grand living room faces west and north onto central park, flooding the main entertaining space with sunlight. with a combined expanse of over 46 feet, the living room opens to the dining room with north-facing windows, and the nearby kitchen with concealed china storage cabinets. the entire expanse from west to east stretches approximately 106 linear feet.the master bedroom suite also overlooks central park. there are three additional bedrooms arranged enfilade with en-suite baths culminating in a corner bedroom facing north and east. the apartment features a second living and dining room with east and south windows facing onto the gm building and the plaza hotel. there is a second kitchen off the dining room with a door leading to the service entry and a second powder room adjacent to the living room.branching out to nearly all rooms of this residence, the entry hall leads to coat closets, a security room, a powder room, access to the kitchen, main living room, bedroom suites, and the rear living room which includes views of the gm building and the plaza hotel.exquisite renovation, extraordinary light and elegant arrangement of space for comfort and privacy: all are here in a gracious and serene home Featuring: Thru the Wall Air Conditioning, Doorman, Attended Lobby, Concierge, Elevator Attendant, Health Club, Laundry Room, Pre-War
740 Park Avenue 10021, New York, NY - Property For Sale
In this legendary 1929 building designed by Rosario Candela, internationally acclaimed architect Alan Wanzenberg has re-mastered this sixteen room corner duplex apartment. A private landing gives way to the 25-foot-long gallery which provides access to the principal entertaining rooms: living room, library, and dining room. The corner living room faces south into tree-lined 71st Street and features gallery lighting, a wood burning fireplace, and a charming private terrace. The adjoining library has three south-facing windows and a wood burning fireplace. A powder room is conveniently located beside the library. The formal dining room easily accommodates a party of twelve and also offers a separate intimate tete-a-tete dining room. The eat-in kitchen has been expanded through the addition of a staff room. Three staff rooms remain along with one-and-a-half staff bathrooms.Upstairs is a completely separate bedroom floor. The master suite occupies the entire southern side of the apartment with a private study, corner bedroom with wood burning fireplace, expansive master bathroom and generous closets and windowed dressing room. A guest suite with private bathroom is found off the upstairs landing. At the other end of this floor are two bedrooms, each with en suite bathroom, a shared sitting room, and a completely outfitted laundry room. In addition to the main stairway, a staff stairway connects the laundry room to the kitchen and both floors are served by the elevator. Featuring: City Views, Terrace, 3 Wood-burning Fireplace, Doorman, Attended Lobby, Health Club, Laundry Room, Storage, Pre-War
151 East 78th Street 10075, New York, NY - Property For Sale
Penthouse A is a spectacular penthouse residence on the top two floors at 151 East 78th Street. With 1,958 square feet (182 square meters) of outdoor space, 6,975 square feet (648 square meters) of interior space, magical open city views and light from every direction, this penthouse is designed to dazzle. From a private elevator landing, PHA's public rooms on the 15th floor are accessed via a grand entry gallery with sun-flooded views south from the building's signature floor to ceiling, double-hung weight and chain mahogany windows.The gallery's intricate, hand-laid African St. Laurent and white polished marble slab floor and arched ceiling detail make for a memorable first impression. The gallery leads to the 27x18 living room, which has a wood-burning fireplace and French doors that open to the 268 square foot (25 square meters) south, east and west-facing terrace with dramatic open city views. There is a library with full bath and a large formal dining room.The Smallbone of Devizes eat-in cook's kitchen, designed in association with Peter Pennoyer Architects, has a coffered ceiling, hand-painted white oak cabinetry and specially outfitted spice, cutlery, utensil and pot drawers, all finished with black walnut interiors. Two Sub-Zero refrigerators, a full height wine fridge, double sinks, two Miele dishwashers, a professional 6-burner Wolf range with griddle and custom-designed vented range hood plus Wolf wall oven and microwave, double pantry and an island with seating are additional features that make this kitchen so special.Behind the kitchen is a well-placed staff /guest room/ office with full bath. Four bedrooms on the 16th floor include a luxurious master bedroom suite with double master baths (including a five-fixture bath with radiant heated floors, a private water closet and an eight-jet steam shower), a huge dressing room plus additional closets. South, east, north and west exposures deliver brilliant sunlight throughout the day and drama by night. The icing on the cake of this beautiful penthouse is a large roof deck garden, accessible by private internal stairs or by elevator, and includes an outdoor gas grill, electricity and water. A laundry room, seven full baths and a powder room are additional features.Among the many details that set the interiors of 151 East 78th apart are brass olive knuckle hinges and doorknobs (all custom-designed and handmade by Lowe of Maine), Lefroy Brooks bath fittings, state-of-the-art mechanicals and environmental systems including an emergency generator, humidification system, wiring for audio, communications and data ports and the most sophisticated air conditioning and heating system available.
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