Upon entering from a private elevator landing, you are welcomed into this light-soaked eleven room residence by a central gallery that opens to a generously sized living room featuring breathtaking western and southern exposures, a wood-burning fireplace and original herringbone floors. Off the living room sits a versatile library/media room, an exquisite formal dining room, as well as a serene planting terrace. The chefs kitchen and adjoining dining area, home office/recreational room, staff quarters, mud room, and laundry room facilitate flow for contemporary daily living.
The gallery hallway leads to private quarters where the spaciously lavish master suite is framed by a private terrace facing south, and sitting room with eastern and northern exposures. Complete with a luxuriously appointed bathroom and four closets the suite delivers a resplendent sanctuary from the city. The additional bedrooms enjoy southern light with windowed en-suite bathrooms.
Built in 1930 and designed by renowned Pre-war architect Rosario Candela, the landmarked 1040 Fifth Avenue offers the highest standard of luxury living in one of the tallest limestone-clad buildings on Fifth Avenue, once home to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. Amenities include a doorman, elevator operator, concierge, storage room, and pets are welcome.
- Built in 1930
- 176 days on Zillow
- Views: 16,110 all time views
- 54 shoppers saved this home
- Last sold: Sep 2005 for $12,375,000
- MLS #: 33910
- View: City, Park
- , Central Air Conditioning, North South East and West exposures, Wood-burning fireplace Terrace Full city view Full park view
- Room count: 10
- Stories: 17
- Unit count: 28
- Parcel #: 1497000101040000000014A
- Zillow Home ID: 72540070
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