Townhouse Report Created: Sunday, February 17, 2019 - Listings Shown: 3
11 East 82nd Street   (Click address for more details)
Listing #: 261486
Price: $29,500,000
Floors: 6
Approx Sq Ft: 12,729
Sect: Upper East Side
Manhattan's glorious Gilded Age is beautifully expressed in this 25' wide, approximately 12,729 sq. ft. mansion with 22 rooms, 9 bedrooms, 7 baths, 3 terraces, garden, and soaring 13' ceilings on the drawing room floor, culminating in superbly scaled rooms and one of the most beautiful spaces in Manhattan. Built in 1895, and located on a richly architected townhouse block off Fifth Avenue, adjacent to Central Park and the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the important 6 story neo-classical limestone fa??ade with beautiful gated garden forecourt, was designed by the architect, Henry Andersen, and inspired by the leading architectural firm of its time, McKim, Mead and White.Masterfully renovated with a modern spin by architect Stephen Wang, the splendid interiors retain their turn-of-the-century details, including 6 marble fireplaces, inlaid flooring of various woods, intricate moldings, exquisite wrought iron and brass balustrade, tall Ionic columns framing the drawing room, and large, deep casement windows allowing wonderful light throughout the house. The configuration of the floor plan is elegant and efficient with the Garden Floor opening to the grand entrance gallery with marble and onyx floor, sweeping staircase with beautiful balustrade, a coat closet and powder room. Located in the rear of the Garden Floor is the expansive chef's kitchen, perfect for preparation of family dinners or large scale entertaining, and equipped with Miele, Sub-Zero and Wolf appliances, including two dishwashers, three ovens and two sinks. An adjacent informal family dining room with solarium windows, is located off the landscaped garden with seating areas for relaxing with family and friends. There is also a commodious laundry room with two washers and a dryer, and powder room. The Second Floor, which is a grand party space and can easily accommodate 100 people, offers a long enfilade of the exquisitely scaled south facing drawing room, opulent parlor with grand piano, and large formal dining room, all with fireplaces and 13 ft. ceilings. There is also an adjacent bar, butler's pantry and large terrace. The south facing paneled library with fireplace and coffered ceiling is located on the Third Floor, as well as the grand master bedroom suite with fireplace and solarium, his and her marble baths and two dressing rooms, one of which is a unique lofted dressing room. The Fourth Floor is a perfect children's oasis, and offers four bedrooms, one with a fireplace. Two spacious baths, laundry room, and a large planted terrace complete the floor. For family gatherings, the Fifth Floor consists of an expansive recreation/media room with surround sound audio system, ping pong room, and guest bedroom with en suite bath. Peaceful zen moments can be found on the Sixth Floor on a lovely bamboo lined yoga terrace off the gym with solarium windows. There is also a kitchen with dining area, living room, two to three bedrooms, walk-in cedar closet and two baths. The elevator services all 6 levels including lower level, where a large wine cellar and storage rooms are located. There is central air conditioning, a sprinkler system, double pane windows with motorized treatments, a Crestron smart home audio visual and WiFi system, and a security system.This is one of Manhattan's great mansions, offering a glorious lifestyle in one of the most culturally sophisticated milieux of Manhattan.
246 West 11th Street   (Click address for more details)
Listing #: 440119
Price: $8,200,000
Floors: 4
Approx Sq Ft: 3,260
Nghbd: West Village
20' wide townhouse available on the picturesque block of West 11th Street, between Waverly Street and West 4th Street. Built in 1867, this classic townhouse is currently being used as a four family home and will be delivered vacant. The lot size is 20' x 80', allowing for plenty of serene garden space and a quiet escape from the city. With four floors, plus the basement and additional FAR, this is the perfect opportunity to create your own West Village dream home.
53 Jane Street   (Click address for more details)
Listing #: 303504
Price: $6,995,000
Floors: 3
Approx Sq Ft: 3,228
Nghbd: West Village
53 Jane Street is a beautiful four-story 1846 Greek Revival row house that blends historic charm with modern living. Part of ???Authors Row', a reference to the incredible number of famous writers who resided nearby throughout the years, 53 Jane has more than 150 years of New York City history within its walls. A classic stoop with wrought iron railings welcomes you into this elegant house, with ten-foot ceilings, dark wood floors and stunning crown molding and original details throughout. The parlor level sitting room with a wood burning fireplace and gorgeous flower boxed windows flows seamlessly into a central media room - which can easily be turned into a formal dining area - and then into a large and perfectly renovated chefs eat in kitchen, replete with Miele and Sub Zero appliances. A renovated powder room with Venetian plaster walls, a pantry and laundry room complete this lovely first floor. The peaceful back garden has a serene water wall that lends a spa like ambiance to a wonderful outdoor space that is perfect for entertaining or family evenings at home. Gorgeously bright and airy, the second and third floors are lit by a central skylight at the top of the stairs and have large north/south facing windows. The master suite on the second level has a huge walk in closet and a beautifully renovated bathroom. The second bedroom, which comes with its own working fireplace, overlooks historic Jane Street and its neighboring townhouses. The thoroughly charming third floor has a pretty, windowed full bathroom with a claw foot tub as well as two additional bedrooms, one of which opens up onto a large deck that overlooks the garden below. Landmark approved plans are in place to add a roof top expansion with incredible views over downtown and wide open skies. A one-bedroom garden level apartment is ideal for guests, as staff quarters, or can be used as an income generating property. Converts easily to a single family home. The West Village is one of the most romantic and picturesque areas of New York, resplendent with tree lined blocks and wonderfully rich history, with some of the world's best dining and shopping just steps away. An opportunity not to be missed.
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