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A Limestone Townhouse in a Premier Spot on Manhattan’s Upper East Side

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position: Manhattan Upper East Side

price: $ 24.8 million

This limestone-covered extra wide Townhouse In the premiere block of Upper East Side It has a roof terrace, a garden and 17 rooms across 7 levels, connected by a marble staircase and an oversized elevator.

“This is considered the best block on the Upper East Side,” said Nick Bottello, a co-listed agent at Douglas Elliman. “The blocks have beautiful light and great location. They are all lined with trees.”

He said the view from the roof terrace was particularly good. “You are facing west, looking directly above Park Avenue and directly below East 71.st Continue all the way to Central Park. “

The roof terrace offers views of the city and Central Park.

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He said a major renovation of the house in 1910 took place between 2013 and 2015. Current owners have refurbished it and purchased it, and then made some changes of their own.

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Design details include new custom plaster and wooden moldings, white oak wood floors, intricate ceilings, and new oversized mahogany-trimmed windows.

“This is 25 feet,” said Erin Boason Aries, also a co-listed agent at Douglas Elliman, explaining the very wide dimensions of the house. “Many of these homes are 18 to 20 feet wide. At 25, the proportions and sizes are quite different.”

“Over the age of 25, they are really considered a mansion,” she said. “The bigger the house, the rarer they are.”

The parlor level on the 3rd floor has a mahogany panel living room and a formal dining room. Both feature a 13-foot ceiling, built-in fireplace, and wood-burning fireplace.

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The terrace outside the kitchen has a staircase leading to the backyard.

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The parlor is “absolutely spectacular,” Bottello said. “The light is beautiful and exposed to the north and south.”

He said he would enter a gallery downstairs, with several steps to the front door, with marble floors, a fireplace and a chandelier. “You are looking straight at the eat-in kitchen, past the stairwell and the elevator.”

The white kitchen faces the terrace overlooking the garden. “Now there is room for a dining table and the terrace can be expanded,” he said.

There is also a home office on this floor, with an outdoor staircase leading from the terrace to the garden.

According to the list, on the 4th floor there are 2 bedrooms with a closet and a private bathroom, an additional hall closet, a walk-in closet / storage room and a study room with an adjoining full bathroom.

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The primary suite with dual bathrooms, multiple closets, changing rooms or study occupies all of the following levels: On the 6th floor, there is a bedroom with 2 more private bathrooms.

On the 7th floor of the top floor, there is a media room, a wet bar, a 12-foot ceiling and a French door facing the roof terrace. Back downstairs, the garden level has a window wall facing the private garden, a gym, laundry and other storage spaces.


The 10,379-square-foot house has seven bedrooms, eight complete bathrooms, and two partial bathrooms. The parcel is 25 feet wide and 100 feet deep.


Facilities include a roof garden, two wet bars, a marble staircase, an oversized Otis elevator, seven wood-burning fireplaces, a media room and a gym.

Neighborhood notes

“You can do the best shopping here on Madison Avenue,” Aries said.

Other nearby attractions include Central Park, Hunter College, The Frick Collection, The Park Avenue Armory, Asian Society and Museum.

Agents: Nic Bottero and Erin Boisson Aries, Douglas Elliman

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