Flooded with sunlight on the top floor of 955 Park Avenue, this stunning ten room residence has four bedrooms with en-suite baths, a handsome wood-paneled library (or fifth bedroom) with a wood burning fireplace, a living room with a wood burning fireplace, a formal dining room as well as a state-of...
Flooded with sunlight on the top floor of 955 Park Avenue, this stunning ten room residence has four bedrooms with en-suite baths, a handsome wood-paneled library (or fifth bedroom) with a wood burning fireplace, a living room with a wood burning fireplace, a formal dining room as well as a state-of-the-art windowed eat-in chefs kitchen, a windowed butlers pantry/laundry room and the perfect entertainment room off of the kitchen. The luxurious home has been meticulously and beautifully renovated by AD 100 interior designer David Kleinberg. There are five rooms facing west overlooking Park Avenue giving the entire apartment ample views of blue skies. With ten foot ceilings, multi-zone central air conditioning, oversized new windows, custom millwork throughout, radiant heat in all bathrooms, limestone and hardwood floors throughout, this residence has the highest level of finishes and workmanship. There is a whole home AV system which integrates the extensive audio/video components including Sonos, the Lutron lighting system and the motorized shades. No expense was spared with finishes including Lefroy Brooks and Waterworks fixtures and fittings, Nanz hardware, and top-of-the-line appliances.
The semi-private elevator landing opens on to the formal gallery featuring honed limestone floors and two closets. There is a grand living room facing west overlooking Park Avenue. Adjacent is a formal dining room that is perfect for entertaining. Also off the gallery is the wood paneled library with custom bookshelves and expertly designed closets. The gourmet eat-in kitchen has been thoughtfully renovated with custom cabinetry, Statuary marble countertops and backsplashes. Fitted with state-of-the-art appliances, the kitchen has a Subzero refrigerator, a Subzero freezer, two refrigerator drawers in the kitchen island, a Miele dishwasher, a Wolf double oven, a Wolf six-burner range with a griddle and a custom vented hood, and a Miele speed oven. Off the kitchen is a windowed butlers pantry complete with a Waterworks sink in hammered nickel, a second Miele dishwasher, and a Subzero wine refrigerator. There is also a laundry area with a Frigidaire washer with vented dryer. Completing the kitchen is a spectacular, oversized entertainment room.
Upon entering the private quarters, the primary bedroom suite overlooks Park Avenue and features six closets with custom built-ins. The windowed primary bathroom is clad in Calacatta Gold marble with mosaic Calacatta floors, two sinks and an oversized shower. There are three additional bedroom suites all with custom fitted closets as well as three impeccably renovated full bathrooms.
955 Park Avenue is an elegant white-glove co-operative that was built in 1915 and designed by Robert Lyons in partnership with Bing & Bing. The building boasts a full-time doorman, a bicycle room and has thirty-three residences. There is a 2% flip tax, the building allows 50% financing, and there is a large private storage room for the apartment in the cellar.