Superbly positioned on West End Avenue in a beautiful and prime Upper West Side location, this stunningly renovated, mint 9 into 8-room home showcases a gracious and expansive layout that preserves the elegance of prewar detail and scale balanced with modern comforts and design. The flow of the floor plan is wonderful, allowing for a separation of formal entertaining from private living with three spacious bedrooms and three full bathrooms. West-facing views through oversized windows from the den/media room, master suite and 2nd bedroom overlook the pretty tree-lined views on West End Avenue and draw lovely natural light.
The building is known for the elegant and expansive formal spaces and Apartment 4B does not disappoint. With nearly 80Â’ feet of uninterrupted entertaining, the expanse includes a nearly 30Â’ living room, an elegantly appointed formal dining room for large-scale entertaining, a bright and oversized den/media room with built-in entertainment center and a very generous foyer. A gorgeous and bright, beautifully renovated windowed eat-in kitchen, with a banquette, would be the delight of any chef and features an extended butlerÂ’s pantry and large, windowed home office with a handsomely renovated full bathroom.
The impressive scale of the home is enhanced by high ceilings, grand picture windows, open entertaining and massive rooms. Pristine old-world details include beamed ceilings, hardwood herringbone floors, a French door with overhead transom, two decorative fireplaces with original grand mantles, a large dining room bay window and exquisite crown moldings and wainscoting in the formal rooms. Modern renovations include central air conditioning, top-of-the-line stainless appliances, Miele washer and dryer, butlerÂ’s dry bar, high-end finishes, Waterworks bathroom, built-in audio speaker system and abundant custom built-in shelving, storage and media centers throughout.
The stunning windowed eat-in kitchen is fully equipped with top-of-line stainless appliances including Wolf 4-burner plus griddle gas range, Miele wall oven and heating drawer and dishwasher, built-in Sharp microwave and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Abundant custom cabinetry provides plentiful storage complemented by a large central island, two Blanco sinks and Travertine counters. A lovely built-in breakfast banquette offers great seating for casual dining and entertaining.
The distinct residence wing presents very spacious and bright bedrooms, a laundry closet and exceptional custom closet storage. A sublime, oversized and sunny master suite with two large windows features a huge dressing room with abundant storage and a luxurious marble master bath with Calacatta Gold marble, double vanity, Robern medicine cabinets, Waterworks fixtures and a walk-in double rain head shower.
Building amenities include a full-time doorman, a beautiful, new roof deck, bicycle room, storage room and laundry. Pets and pieds-a-terre are permitted.