The landmark Manhattan House is a coveted condominium centrally located in the heart of the Upper East Side. Offering a generous and well-designed layout with three bedrooms and three bathrooms, this home captures the essence of beautiful living in one of the world's most sophisticated venues. Superb light floods this residence from all sides, with remarkable, panoramic skyline views showcasing dramatic vistas to the north, west and east. Deep and wide, two well-appointed terraces flank both the incredible great room as well as the primary bedroom to achieve a rare flow of indoor and outdoor living options.
Arriving at the home, one enters into a sizable great room that spans over 30 feet of bright, open space, inviting one to relax or entertain against a backdrop of unbelievable views. This standout residence inspires one to elevate their culinary skills in its well-designed, windowed, chef-level kitchen. Top-of-the-line stone slabs adorn the countertops and central island, which easily seats four, complemented by the finest quality Professional Series stainless steel appliances including a wine cooler and 36-inch Viking refrigerator. Custom cabinetry provide sample storage, and a glass-tile backsplash by Ann Sacks provides a finishing touch to this sleek and functional kitchen.
The entire residence displays a thoughtful design and quality craftsmanship. Flooring is done in 4-inch wide, solid rift-cut white oak, presenting in pristine condition. Automatic shades are also installed throughout, providing day and night privacy, and each closet is built-out with custom organizing solutions. The two additional bedrooms are sun-drenched and oversized. A smartly organized laundry room offers in-home convenience. Three impeccable full bathrooms are equipped with polished chrome fixtures, with the primary and second bathrooms furnished in Sebastian Creme marble and Zocalo Creme marble, respectively, and the third bathroom highlighted by ceramic tile. The primary en-suite is spacious, elegant, and bathed in light, and offers a fantastic balcony to wake up to. Exceptionally large with fantastic walk-in closet storage, this primary bedroom suite is sizable enough to accommodate a sitting area, workout equipment, or other flex space.
Designed in 1950 by modernist master architect Gordon Bunshaft, Manhattan House offers five-star service and amenities with low monthly costs. Featuring one of the largest private parks in the city, secluded landscaped grounds run the length of the building to provide a tranquil oasis for residents. Owners also enjoy exclusive use of a spectacular 10,000 square foot rooftop lounge, featuring expansive views, Wi-Fi, a kitchen, and bathroom, with doors that open to an area of outdoor seating with sunshades. A large, modern gym offers space for yoga, state-of-the-art equipment for aerobics, weight training and stretching, as well as Wi-Fi, bathroom facilities and excellent ventilation. Other features include full-time doormen and maintenance staff, dry cleaner pick up/delivery, secure bicycle storage, a large new laundry room with smart-app machines, all-new storage units, porte-cochere entrances and a spacious garage with direct access into the building. Manhattan House is a pet friendly and non-smoking building.