No detail was overlooked in this gut-renovated, triple mint, 2BR, 1 bath home perfectly located in Carnegie Hill. The windowed kitchen boasts custom wood cabinetry, breakfast bar, Carrara marble counter-tops and back splash, and hand-painted walls. Top of the line appliances include a Subzero refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, Viking stovetop and oven with a separate Viking microwave/convection oven.
The expansive living room faces south and gets incredible light during the day. The hearth with an antique marble mantle and fireplace surround is the focal point of the room. An embellished wood carved wall mirror sits directly over the mantle. The gas fireplace has been newly restored with ceramic birch logs and can be lit with the press of a button.
Facing south as well with a large window and direct sunlight is the master bedroom, which can comfortably accommodate a king-size bed. Two sets of window shades allow you to control the direct sunlight and there is also a walk-in closet.
The second bedroom can be also be used as a den, dining room or home office. There are custom bookshelves and a built-in desk. The windowed bathroom is hotel spa quality with Carrara marble throughout and radiant heat floors. There is a glass-enclosed shower. Walls are hand-painted.
This is a home that is both comfortable and elegant with pre-war details throughout. All flooring is refurbished and stained white oak, including rooms with wall-to-wall carpeting. The windows have been replaced with insulated Pella double hung windows that keep the apartment very quiet. Through the wall air conditioning is in all living areas, including the kitchen. Radiators and cooling units are enclosed in custom-made cabinetry.
1060 Park Avenue is a full-service pre-war cooperative built in 1924. It is located on a prime stretch of Park Avenue near Central Park, Museum Mile, Madison Avenue shops, and the major Eastside subway and bus lines. New laundry facilities are located in the building. Pet and pied-a-terre friendly.
Maintenance & Common Charges
Buyer Agent Commission
Doorman, Elevator, Fire Place, Pets Allowed, Pre-war
Dishwasher, Freezer, Range / Oven, Refrigerator
Built in 1924, 1060 Park Avenue was designed by James Carpenter as an elegant white glove building. It is located in one of the most desirable locations of the Upper East Side. It is in close proximity to Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum, Guggenheim, and Cooper Hewitt. The majority of the apartments are 1 bedroom and 2 bedrooms - all with 10ft ceilings. Many feature dining rooms and wood-burning fireplaces. The building allows washer/dryers, pied-a-terres and is pet friendly. 50% financing is permitted.