1001 Fifth Avenue, 12AA1

Co-op Properties


Frances Katzen
Frances Katzen
  • Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker

Property Description

Designed by world renowned Architect Philip Johnson, 1001 Fifth Avenue, with its unmistakable limestone facade, is situated on one of the most desirable blocks of Fifth Avenue, "Museum Mile." This home is situated near the top of the building, providing breathtaking views of the Metropolitan Museum of Art as well as unparalleled panoramic views of Central Park West spanning as far as the eye can see. West, north, and southern vistas will leave a lasting impression on even the most discerning buyer. This impeccable residence was created and designed by notable architect Peter Pennoyer, and exudes an extremely rare combination of laid-back warmth and New York sophistication.This true 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom corner residence is set apart with custom mahogany flooring and paneling, and it's Lutron lighting and automatic shade control meld effortlessly with its sleek sophistication. The windowed, contemporary kitchen offers Kirk Stone countertops and limestone floors, all complimented by sub-zero refrigeration, a Viking gas range, Miele dishwasher, and wine cooler refrigeration. A separate, well positioned laundry room adjacent to the kitchen provides a civilized washing sink and washer/dryer setup by Miele alongside additional storage. The master bedroom ensuite is truly set apart by its floor to ceiling glass windows with one's own East facing private balcony providing phenomenal morning light and impressive open views. There is a phenomenal walk-in closet off the master suite built with English Satin wood cabinetry, and offset by elegant leather floors. A 60 square foot emperor door marble bathroom and oversized shower are complimented by Myson-heated floors, and a dual sink is complimented by Hansgrohe fixtures. With the ability to enter and exit the master bedroom suite directly through a private entry from the elevator landing, the split bedroom layout of this home is elegantly thought out. The second bedroom ensuite provides great privacy and fantastic closet space, all of which is all offset with deep-set, large windows and a well-appointed spa quality marble bathroom.The third bedroom is currently configured as a den/study, with custom built-in cabinetry which has direct access to another full spa quality bathroom. Some notable features include beautiful, well-appointed raised panel solid wood doors and a Bang & Olufsen music system. This regal co-op comes in a full service building, with a live-in super, full time lobby attendant, fitness center located on the 2nd floor, and bike storage. Pied-a-terres are allowed, and the building is pet friendly.This rarely available home offers a unique blend of quintessential Fifth Avenue beauty and Manhattan chic.
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  • Doorman
  • Concierge Services
  • Private Storage
  • Washer Dryer Included
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  • Pets Allowed
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