Serene and light filled, this oversized 1 bedroom, 1.5 bath is a unique offering in the iconic Rockefeller Apartments, a full-service co-op described as “the most beautiful residential building in Manhattan.”
This corner apartment is the perfect balance for architecture and design enthusiasts seeking a full-time home or pied-a-terre. Apt. 8F has been renovated to incorporate modern elements while honoring the integrity of the building’s International Style design. Original features include high ceilings, herringbone oak hardwood floors, decorative fireplace, nickel hardware, and deco bathroom details.
Pin-drop quiet, with double exposure and all-day light, the brand-new oversized casement windows overlook the Rockefeller inner courtyard gardens. Recently installed through-wall air conditioners integrate seamlessly. A generous en-suite dressing room leads to the extra-large bedroom with a full wall of windows. The windowed kitchen features a Bertazzoni gas range, integrated Miele dishwasher, and additional pantry area with wine fridge and translucent sliding glass door.
*Special bonus* Available for purchase along with 8F, is an additional windowed home office/ guest room on the 2nd floor, a unique and rare offering in this building. Please contact exclusive broker Suzanne at Flat Iron Real Estate more information.
The Rockefeller Apartments are known for their well-illuminated and graciously proportioned apartments. Serving as a benchmark of The International Style design, the newly restored twin buildings were originally commissioned in 1936 by Nelson D. Rockefeller, designed by renowned architect Wallace K. Harrison, and awarded landmark status in 1984.
The building has a private landscaped garden, laundry room, and storage available by application. The staff are beloved among building residents for their high level of service, and includes full-time doormen, handymen, porters, and a live-in resident manager. Pied-a-terre and Co-purchasing allowed. Pet friendly. 75% financing allowed. 2% Flip tax payable by seller.
At the center of Manhattan and close to Central Park, this prime location offers an abundance of culture, art, music and performance, including MoMA, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, award-winning restaurants, theaters, and the Columbus Circle shops. Many local amenities close by include neighborhood groceries and Whole Foods.
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