All-new convertible 4 Bedroom 3.5 Bath designer gem in a handsome prewar brownstone co-op on one of the Upper West Side’s prime blocks! This impeccably-crafted Residence, conceived by the current owner/creative director for a leading fashion brand, is very special and rare. The expansive 2,000 square foot floor-through is the result of a 3 one-bedroom apartment and communal hall combination reinvented to perfection. 5B boasts the highest-grade fit and finish one would expect with such a luxurious jewel.
From the elevator landing, enter the gracious foyer enriched by custom mahogany & steel picture shelves & 8” oak select floors that continue throughout. A walk-in closet provides ample room for coats, shoes, bags, scooters, etc., and a recessed wall houses electrical, Wi-Fi & security. Proceed left to an elegant entertaining space for hosting fabulous parties. Lounge & sip cocktails around the custom gas living room fireplace with blackened steel, a Kirby honed slab hearth & natural cleft surround. Three large south-facing windows invite in natural light and are coated with a clear 3M protectant to reduce UV rays & summer heat. The open dining area with custom mahogany mirrored walls and custom rolling mahogany & blackened steel room divider for privacy is also ideal for serving guests. Nearby sits a spacious study with a wall of custom mahogany & blackened steel cabinetry, radiant heat floors & surround sound.
Across the foyer is a gourmet kitchen tailored to the chef with the finest bells & whistles including premium appliances by Miele & Sub-Zero, and a Julien pro chef stainless sink with filtered water, KWC faucet & Insinkerator disposal. A custom skylight steals the show & floods the room with light, looking up to the blue sky, the moon & stars. Sleek 2’x2’ gray Italian porcelain floor tile, ThermoSoft radiant heat, a custom tongue & groove walnut wall, custom mahogany cabinetry, honed absolute black granite countertops, custom industrial lighting, custom mahogany, glass & chrome-plated pocket doors, and custom glass/dishware vitrine with built-in Wolf microwave & N’Finity wine fridge heighten the allure. Nearby is a powder room richly appointed with custom tongue & groove walnut wainscoting, Boffi sink fixtures & custom cement sink counter, mahogany base cabinet & Duravit toilet; laundry closet with full-size LG washer & dryer; and large family room.
Unwind in the sunny eastern primary bedroom accentuated by a working gas fireplace with stainless steel surround & rich mahogany details. A custom walk-in closet & lavish spa bath clad in Bianco Dolomite marble with a custom mahogany sink vanity, Zuma soaking tub & custom glass-enclosed shower with river rock flooring enhance the experience. Work remotely in the home office with a custom mahogany desk. Guest suites are quite luxurious, each with spa baths wrapped in designer tile, with Robern heated mirrored vanities, Dornbracht Tara fixtures & Zuma soaking tubs. Other highlights are 2-zone central AC, humidification system & wired speakers with 6 Sonos zones.
This sought-after building has a live-in super, central laundry, planted roof deck with stunning views & pet-friendly policy. Best of all is the superior location 1 block from Central Park, the Museum of Natural History, and renowned cultural, culinary & shopping destinations.