135 East 79th Street, Apt MAIS-E
The elegant entrance which opens into the home's stunning foyer, is highlighted by the impressive custom and sweeping wrought iron curved stair. The entrance tastefully separates the entertaining space from the private space. Awesome 10-foot ceiling height, the immense Missoni inspired living room flows into the dining room,(option to close dining room pocket doors) is ideal for entertaining and gracious living. The Living and Dining rooms with their walls of windows and french doors open directly out to your quiet and private planted garden, A spectacular space to enjoy and allow the light and air to flood the space.
Christopher Peacock designed gourmet kitchen cabinets, with a separate butler's pantry complete with two refrigerated drawers and a 46 bottle temperature controlled built-in wine cellar. All cabinetry was custom milled for this residence.The spacious kitchen is a wonderful environment to cook gourmet meals, gather with family and friends, or for staff food preparation. This space can be closed off and separate from your public entertaining space. Kitchen has an over-sized marble top island, top of the line appliances Professional Series Sub Zero refrigerator, Wolf 6 burner range and Miele dishwasher.
There is a first floor, separate fifth bedroom with a large bathroom and closet which can be used for a staff room, home office, or the specific needs of your lifestyle.
The private second floor which can be accessed by the stairs or elevator, which opens to a private interior vestibule. A Master suite- a pin drop quiet sanctuary is situated discreetly and separate from the other bedrooms. A custom designed and solid wood milled dressing room and fitted closets, along with a large and sumptuous master bath clad in marble completes the Master bedroom wing. There is a 'second master' bedroom suite located on the far end of the second floor, two additional large-scale bedrooms which share a marble bathroom complete the large private space second floor. All bedrooms enjoy pin drop quiet living and sleeping, overlooking the Maisonette's large private planted garden. Completing the bedrooms are generously sized closets, walls of windows, high ceilings. The luxurious marble bathrooms have lovely under-floor heating.. The second floor includes a fully equipped laundry room with full sized washer and dryer machines, sink and abundant storage. Exquisite solid white oak floors, remote controlled light filtering and room darkening window shades in every room, central HVAC system and sophisticated AV system complete this private residence.
There is a separate, private temperature controlled wine cave also available for purchase.
Designed by William Sofield, the luxurious boutique condominium at 135 E. 79th has an intimate pre-war feel with the luxury of modern amenities.The building has only 31 private residences. White glove amenities include a full-time doorman, concierge, private fitness center, playroom, landscaped courtyard/garden, wine cellar, bike room, owners' lounge with catering kitchen, game room and private storage. The premier location is just steps from Central Park, The MET Museum, including Museum Mile, designer boutique shopping and note-worthy restaurants.