Everyone falls in love with New York City and it’s easy to understand why? How could not want to live in a beautiful brownstone nestled on a peaceful side street? How could you not! Our Christie’s affiliate listing spotlight this week features a New York City home that is distinguished, old-world European character fills this charming 1910 Neo-Grec elevatored townhouse on a prime Upper East Side landmarked block.
This sophisticated 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home is approximately 4,625 square feet and is located on one of the most coveted and beautifully tree-lined blocks of East 71st, between Lexington and Third Avenues. Natural warmth and charm abound in this light-flooded, five-story home.
Enter the Garden floor through an entry foyer and into a charming sitting room. An open eat-in country kitchen complete with a wood burning fireplace features sunlight pouring through double glass doors which open out onto a beautiful 600 square foot landscaped garden. A restored and elegant mahogany wood staircase leads to the parlour and upper four floors, while an elevator just off the entrance also stops on each level.
The double Parlor floor boasts ceiling heights of 11′-6” and includes a library with built-in bookshelves and a wood burning fireplace. Southern light pours in through floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the garden.
The master suite and adjoining library encompass the entire third floor with a master bathroom and multiple closets. The fourth floor includes two additional bedrooms, both with ensuite bathrooms, as well as a large centre walk-in closet.
The top floor addition features 11′ ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, a full bathroom and two private outdoor spaces to the south and north.
Lenox Hill, and especially East 71st Street, is home to some of the finest residences on the Upper East Side. Refined elegance and luxury boutiques enhance this residential enclave for the discerning who demand a one of a kind living experience in New York’s most established neighbourhood.
Learn more about this Christie’s Affiliate Property HERE.
Source: Chestnut Park Blog