885 Park Avenue
Distinguished and Grand 4 Bed, 4 Bath Prewar Coop on Park Avenue
This stately and graciously proportioned renovated home is the ultimate in elegant living. Enter through the spacious 34’9 ft gallery to the light filled living room overlooking the picturesque townhomes of 78th Street. This magnificent room boasts soaring 9’10 ceilings, a wood burning fireplace and is grand enough for multiple seating areas and a piano. Also, off the dramatic gallery, an elegant library with custom book shelves (which could also serve as a fourth bedroom) provides the perfect home office for modern living. Lastly, the formal dining room with stately proportions completes this impressive entertaining space.
The private bedroom wing features a luxurious primary suite with a large walk-in dressing area, plus two additional closets, along with a renovated marble bathroom including radiant floor heating. Two additional light filled bedrooms with separate bathrooms and abundant closets complete this private wing.
The enormous chef’s eat in kitchen with custom cabinetry and a large center island boasts state of the art appliances such as a Subzero refrigerator, a Wolf four burner gas oven, a Miele dishwasher and wine storage. An adjacent sun-filled breakfast room provides the perfect space for casual dining. In addition, this area offers a separate laundry room with a wash sink along with a work area which serves as a home office or simply for extra storage. Lastly, an additional bonus fifth bedroom with an ensuite bath provides the perfect guest suite or staff room. Additional features of this one-of-a-kind home are beautiful hardwood floors and through the wall air-conditioning.
Built in 1927 and designed by Schwartz & Gross, 885 Park Avenue is a full-service white glove prewar cooperative located on Park Avenue between 78th and 79th Street. There is a live in resident manager, a renovated fitness center, private storage and a laundry room. Pets are allowed with board approval. There is a 3% flip tax payable by the buyer.