340 West 57th Street #8A
New York, NY 10019
REAL ESTATE AS ART! TROPHY CO-OP APARTMENT FOR SALE ON CENTRAL PARK!
JUST FEATURED IN THE WALL STREET JOURNAL "HOUSE OF THE DAY"!
Rarely available 2 Bedroom, 2 bathroom, 1,760 SF co-op apartment with 240 SF wrap-around terrace directly on Central Park offering complete Central Park and Manhattan skyline views high atop a beautiful pre-war building.
Exceptionally bright and sun-filled, this spacious and airy high floor apartment offers a perfect layout plus north, south, east and west exposures.
Recently renovated throughout, preserving many of the original pre-war details, this unique apartment offers 5 1/2 spacious rooms in a classic pre-war layout including: large living room facing the park, formal dining room, generous entrance gallery, separate BRAND NEW KITCHEN, elegant corner master bedroom facing the park, large 2nd bedroom with park views, 9 1/2 foot beamed ceilings and HUGE Closets. Both the Living Room and Master Bedroom open to the wrap-around terrace. Both bedrooms contain en suite bathrooms. 2nd bedroom is quite suitable for double occupancy.
The kitchen has been completely renovated in a pre-war style with top-of-the-line appliances to include: wood floors, tin ceilings, new steel casement window, floor-to-ceiling custom cabinets with under-counter and recessed lighting, soapstone countertops with subway tiling and a 9" deep soapstone farmhouse sink. Appliances include: Capital 19,000 BTU range/oven with infrared grill and a pot-filler faucet, Best by Broan vented hood, GE Monogram Advantium 240V wall oven, Miele Diamante Plus dishwasher, Miele Touchtronic washer/dryer, and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Both the range hood and gas dryer are vented to the outside. Electric service upgraded to 100 Amps.
The landscaped terrace wraps around the southeast corner of the building and is accessible from both the Living Room and Master Bedroom, offering completely unobstructed views of Central Park, the Manhattan Skyline and other vistas as far as the eye can see! The terrace is extremely attractive in Spanish tile, brick and terra cotta with wrought iron railings. With all-day direct sunlight, the terrace is perfect for flower gardening or sunbathing! Terrace includes its own electric and water supplies.
The building is an Art Deco pre-war built in 1929. Amenities include 24-hour doorman, dedicated freight elevators, bicycle, storage, and laundry rooms. The building is well managed by Douglas Elliman and a dedicated Co-op Board along with a hard-working and long-tenured building staff including a live-in superintendent. Building has strong financials and low maintenance. Two subway lines (C, B) and two Central Park entrances are one short block away. Shopping within walking distance includes recently opened shops on Columbus Avenue with a new Whole Foods Market!
Building is Pet-friendly!
Financing allowed up to 85%. Maintenance is 50% tax deductible.
|Estimated Size||1,760 Square Feet|
|Rooms||5.0 Rooms, 1 Half Room, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms|
|Maintenance & Common Charges||$3,134|
|Buyer Agent Commission||2.50%|
|Features||Ceiling Fans, Doorman, Elevator, Fire Place, Intercom System, Live-in Super, Pets Allowed, Pre-war, Storage Room/Locker, Terrace|
|View||City, Park, Water|
|Appliances||Dishwasher, Freezer, Range / Oven, Refrigerator, Washer / Dryer|
|Building Description||Prewar, Art-Deco, Boak & Paris-designed building with 24-hour doorman and live-in superintendent. Building amenities include two dedicated freight elevators and laundry, storage and bike rooms. Currently, lobby and elevators are being upgraded. Future plans include an exercise room and roof deck. Building is managed by Douglas-Elliman and has strong financials including a recently refinanced underlying mortgage.|
|# of Floors||19|
|# of Units||120|
|Location||Lat: 40.7969891, Long: -73.9610149|
Sunrise View from Terrace Facing East
Terrace and Central Park View Facing South
Kitchen Facing North
Formal Dining Room Facing North
Master Bedroom Suite Facing South
Living Room Facing East
Gallery and Living Room Facing East
2nd Bedroom Suite Facing South
Central Park View From Terrace Facing South
Sunrise View from Terrace facing South
View of 444 Central Park West facing North
Close-up View of 17A Landscaped Terrace Facing North
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