28 Apr Daily Dream Home: 53 East 66th Street
This triple mint condition penthouse duplex in Manhattan has been featured by design magazines and spans over approximately 2,600 square feet plus 600 outdoor space with spectacular views of the city from every room.
Located between Park and Madison Avenues, just one block from Central Oark, this custom home was gut renovated with top-of-the-line finishes.
The apartment is spectacularly lit through south facing exposures from nearly every room.
It features three bedrooms (two on the main floor and a master suite upstairs), three bathrooms, a maid’s room, with a handsome entry foyer featuring a magnificent steel and glass spiral staircase with a chandelier spanning both floors. An exquisite, oversized living room with space for two seating sections and a floor to ceiling marble clad wood burning fireplace welcomes guests into the home on the main floor.
The chic, modern, eat-in kitchen features custom cabinetry with top of the line appliances (hidden dishwasher, refrigerator, wine refrigerator and microwave) and expansive, thick slab, waterfall style countertops. The kitchen also includes a grand island for eating, abundant under counter storage, in addition to adjoining space for a large dining table. Windows facing East and North flood the kitchen with light.
Both bedrooms on the main floor share a generous in-suite, private bathroom.
An oversized master suite with customized walk-in, windowed closets, office and private bathroom offer privacy and quiet from the busy city.
It features a private sitting room, wood burning marble fireplace. Both rooms have an entrance to a south facing private planted wrap around terrace. Adjacent to the sitting room is an office complete with every custom built -in cabinet and bookcase imaginable. The bathroom in the master bedroom is adorned with gray and white tones of tiles and Carrera marble throughout.
An abundance of custom built-ins, hardwood floors, custom air conditioning system, fully renovated electrical system, top of the line heavy wood doors and custom moldings throughout combined with meticulous, chic, modern decor and design makes this home a true masterpiece.
The property is located in a luxury pre-war cooperative built in 1924 and has a door attendant, gym, resident manager, and live-in super. This striking home in the Lenox Hill area is listed for $8.3 million with Halstead Real Estate and is showcased by Luxury Portfolio.